Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Website Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Website Developer
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 853 873
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Website Developer 18 43 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.041% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.043% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 9
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +33.85% +3.17%
10th Percentile £325 £363 £245
90th Percentile £488 £488 £367
UK excluding London median daily rate - £369 £325
% change year-on-year - +13.46% +54.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96141 99356 108750
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63392 64835 69190
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.41% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2869 3292 4137
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Website Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Website Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Website Developer in the UK

Website Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Website Developer.

Contractor daily rate trend for Website Developer in the UK

Website Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Website Developer over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Website Developer in the UK

Website Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Website Developer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Website Developer in the UK

Website Developer
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Website Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 -2 18 £450 +3.45% 2
London -41 17 £450 +3.45% 2
UK excluding London +13 1 - -
East of England -15 1 - -

Website Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Website Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Website Developer in the job title.

1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) CSS
3 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 12 (66.67%) HTML5
4 11 (61.11%) CSS3
5 8 (44.44%) React
6 7 (38.89%) ES6
7 6 (33.33%) Node.js
8 5 (27.78%) Sass
8 5 (27.78%) jQuery
9 4 (22.22%) Web Development
9 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
10 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (16.67%) .NET
11 2 (11.11%) PHP
11 2 (11.11%) SQL
11 2 (11.11%) MVC
11 2 (11.11%) TDD
11 2 (11.11%) Retail
11 2 (11.11%) Web Design
11 2 (11.11%) Mobile First
11 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
11 2 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
12 1 (5.56%) BDD
12 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (5.56%) LESS
12 1 (5.56%) Git (software)

Website Developer Skill Set
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 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
1 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) CSS
1 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) HTML5
3 11 (61.11%) CSS3
4 8 (44.44%) React
5 6 (33.33%) Node.js
6 5 (27.78%) jQuery
6 5 (27.78%) Sass
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.56%) Ajax
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (5.56%) LESS
9 1 (5.56%) Twig
9 1 (5.56%) XHTML
9 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Fintech
1 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
2 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile First
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) B2C
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) ES6
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle