Period
to 9 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for webpack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited webpack over the 6 months to 9 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

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UK
6 months to
9 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 416 402 332
Rank change year-on-year -14 -70 +188
Contract jobs citing webpack 130 540 813
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.59% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 3.10% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 396 625
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £325 £363 £363
90th Percentile £605 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

webpack is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6,329 17,408 20,920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.97% 18.97% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,087 11,357 14,372
Median daily rate £500 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.53% +6.18%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £319
90th Percentile £663 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 291 219
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +4.14% +2.11%
10th Percentile £22.00 £24.00 £26.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £55.00 £54.00
Median hourly rate £44.50 £43.25 £42.00
% change year-on-year +2.89% +2.98% -1.18%

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing webpack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for webpack in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing webpack.

Daily rate trend for webpack in the UK

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Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing webpack over the 6 months to 9 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for webpack in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing webpack.

Hourly rate trend for webpack in the UK

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Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webpack within the UK over the 6 months to 9 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -37 110 £500 - 81
London -26 66 £506 -5.81% 26
UK excluding London +91 51 £453 +0.59% 60
South East +87 13 £475 - 8
Midlands +85 13 £525 +16.67% 6
Work from Home -14 12 £450 +4.65% 14
West Midlands +54 10 £525 +16.67% 4
North of England +108 9 £438 +14.75% 20
Scotland +70 9 £418 -1.76% 4
East of England +81 5 £425 +13.33% 8
North East - 5 £525 - 6
North West +72 3 - - 13
East Midlands +57 3 £525 +23.53% 2
South West +71 2 £320 -36.00% 13
Yorkshire +71 1 £350 -16.42% 1

For the 6 months to 9 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing webpack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for webpack.

1 94 (72.31%) CSS
2 91 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 76 (58.46%) Node.js
4 75 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (56.92%) HTML
6 69 (53.08%) React
7 64 (49.23%) Redux
8 49 (37.69%) TypeScript
9 46 (35.38%) Jest
9 46 (35.38%) ES6
9 46 (35.38%) Docker
10 45 (34.62%) Azure
11 44 (33.85%) Test Automation
12 41 (31.54%) Git (software)
12 41 (31.54%) HTML5
12 41 (31.54%) Sass
12 41 (31.54%) Front End Development
13 40 (30.77%) DevOps
14 38 (29.23%) AWS
15 37 (28.46%) User Experience
16 36 (27.69%) gulp
17 34 (26.15%) AngularJS
17 34 (26.15%) Finance
18 33 (25.38%) Grunt
18 33 (25.38%) Kubernetes
19 29 (22.31%) CSS3
20 28 (21.54%) OO
20 28 (21.54%) Babel
20 28 (21.54%) GraphQL
21 27 (20.77%) C#

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Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.85%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.31%) CMS
3 3 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.31%) Headless CMS
4 2 (1.54%) Confluence
4 2 (1.54%) WordPress
5 1 (0.77%) Camunda
5 1 (0.77%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 45 (34.62%) Azure
2 38 (29.23%) AWS
3 23 (17.69%) GCP
4 19 (14.62%) npm
5 11 (8.46%) Heroku
6 6 (4.62%) OpenShift
7 5 (3.85%) PaaS
7 5 (3.85%) SaaS
8 4 (3.08%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (3.08%) Logic Apps
8 4 (3.08%) Office 365
8 4 (3.08%) Power Platform
8 4 (3.08%) Yarn
9 3 (2.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (2.31%) Amazon EKS
9 3 (2.31%) Amazon S3
9 3 (2.31%) AWS CodePipeline
9 3 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.77%) DNS
2 1 (0.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.85%) NoSQL
1 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (6.92%) Redis
4 7 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.62%) MySQL
6 2 (1.54%) Big Data
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2017
7 1 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.77%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.77%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 41 (31.54%) Git (software)
2 36 (27.69%) gulp
3 33 (25.38%) Grunt
4 28 (21.54%) Babel
5 14 (10.77%) Jasmine
5 14 (10.77%) Jenkins
6 12 (9.23%) git-flow
6 12 (9.23%) Mocha
7 8 (6.15%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (5.38%) Selenium
8 7 (5.38%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.85%) Cypress.io
9 5 (3.85%) PostCSS
9 5 (3.85%) SpecFlow
10 4 (3.08%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.31%) JIRA
12 2 (1.54%) ESLint
12 2 (1.54%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (26.15%) Finance
2 10 (7.69%) Public Sector
3 6 (4.62%) Retail
4 5 (3.85%) Marketing
5 3 (2.31%) Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Back Office
6 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.77%) Electronics
7 1 (0.77%) Games
7 1 (0.77%) Legal
7 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.77%) Publishing
7 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (75.38%) Developer
2 27 (20.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 26 (20.00%) React Developer
4 22 (16.92%) Full Stack Developer
5 18 (13.85%) Senior Developer
6 16 (12.31%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (9.23%) Web Developer
8 11 (8.46%) C# Developer
9 10 (7.69%) UI Developer
10 9 (6.92%) .NET Developer
10 9 (6.92%) Angular Developer
11 8 (6.15%) Applications Developer
11 8 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (6.15%) Java Developer
11 8 (6.15%) Node.js Developer
12 7 (5.38%) Web Applications Developer
13 6 (4.62%) Digital Developer
13 6 (4.62%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (4.62%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 6 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (72.31%) CSS
2 76 (58.46%) Node.js
3 74 (56.92%) HTML
4 69 (53.08%) React
5 64 (49.23%) Redux
6 46 (35.38%) Jest
7 41 (31.54%) HTML5
7 41 (31.54%) Sass
8 34 (26.15%) AngularJS
9 29 (22.31%) CSS3
10 28 (21.54%) GraphQL
11 25 (19.23%) REST
12 19 (14.62%) Vue.js
13 18 (13.85%) .NET
13 18 (13.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (12.31%) Web Services
15 15 (11.54%) jQuery
16 14 (10.77%) Enzyme
17 13 (10.00%) Express
17 13 (10.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 37 (28.46%) User Experience
2 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (11.54%) Data Structures
4 14 (10.77%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (5.38%) Reinsurance
6 5 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.85%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.31%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.31%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.31%) iPad
7 3 (2.31%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (2.31%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.54%) FMCG
8 2 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.54%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.77%) Derivative
9 1 (0.77%) Social Media
9 1 (0.77%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.62%) Android
1 6 (4.62%) Apple iOS
1 6 (4.62%) Linux
2 3 (2.31%) Windows
3 2 (1.54%) tvOS
3 2 (1.54%) Unix
4 1 (0.77%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (33.85%) Test Automation
3 41 (31.54%) Front End Development
4 40 (30.77%) DevOps
5 28 (21.54%) OO
6 23 (17.69%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (16.92%) Web Development
8 20 (15.38%) BDD
8 20 (15.38%) TDD
9 19 (14.62%) Microservices
9 19 (14.62%) Unit Testing
10 17 (13.08%) API Design
10 17 (13.08%) Computer Science
10 17 (13.08%) Software Engineering
11 15 (11.54%) MVC
11 15 (11.54%) Open Source
12 14 (10.77%) OOD
12 14 (10.77%) Web Accessibility
13 13 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (10.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 91 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 49 (37.69%) TypeScript
3 46 (35.38%) ES6
4 27 (20.77%) C#
5 20 (15.38%) Java
6 19 (14.62%) SQL
7 5 (3.85%) ES7
7 5 (3.85%) PHP
7 5 (3.85%) Python
8 4 (3.08%) JSX
9 3 (2.31%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.31%) Kotlin
9 3 (2.31%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.54%) C
11 1 (0.77%) ES8
11 1 (0.77%) Java 8
11 1 (0.77%) Lua
11 1 (0.77%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (8.46%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.38%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.85%) Degree
4 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.77%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) QA
1 10 (7.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 46 (35.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (25.38%) Kubernetes
2 17 (13.08%) Terraform
3 4 (3.08%) Ansible
4 2 (1.54%) Istio
4 2 (1.54%) Mesos
4 2 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.77%) Marathon
Vendors
1 12 (9.23%) Google
2 11 (8.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.38%) Oracle
4 3 (2.31%) OutSystems
4 3 (2.31%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.54%) GrapeCity
5 2 (1.54%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.54%) SAP
5 2 (1.54%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.54%) Twitter
6 1 (0.77%) Ariba
6 1 (0.77%) Capita
6 1 (0.77%) Facebook
6 1 (0.77%) Netlify
6 1 (0.77%) Splunk