The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Web Developer
UK / Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 42 64
Rank change year-on-year -4 +22  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 20 32 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.84% 4.85% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 4.92% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 2
Median daily rate £225 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £313
% change year-on-year - +8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £47.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year -12.23% +370.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 678 650 691
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.44% 98.48% 95.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 435 393
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 39 44
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.20 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales that featured Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Wales

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Wales

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Wales over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Developer in Wales

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Wales

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +5 19 £225 -40.00% 1
West Wales - 1 £300 -
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Web 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 across the Wales region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Web Development
2 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
3 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (64.29%) Front End Development
4 17 (60.71%) HTML
4 17 (60.71%) CSS
5 16 (57.14%) SQL
5 16 (57.14%) HTML5
6 14 (50.00%) CSS3
6 14 (50.00%) Docker
6 14 (50.00%) jQuery
7 12 (42.86%) Ajax
8 11 (39.29%) Data Protection
9 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
10 9 (32.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (32.14%) Microservices
10 9 (32.14%) Spring
10 9 (32.14%) Java
10 9 (32.14%) RUP
10 9 (32.14%) Hibernate
11 7 (25.00%) Web Design
11 7 (25.00%) User Experience
11 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (25.00%) Sass
12 6 (21.43%) React
12 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
13 5 (17.86%) Zend
13 5 (17.86%) Zend Framework
13 5 (17.86%) LAMP
13 5 (17.86%) OOP

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (17.86%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Extranet
1 2 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Grunt
2 2 (7.14%) gulp
3 1 (3.57%) Babel
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.71%) Publishing
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) CSS
1 17 (60.71%) HTML
2 16 (57.14%) HTML5
3 14 (50.00%) CSS3
3 14 (50.00%) jQuery
4 12 (42.86%) Ajax
5 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 9 (32.14%) Hibernate
6 9 (32.14%) Spring
6 9 (32.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (25.00%) Sass
8 6 (21.43%) React
9 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
9 5 (17.86%) Durandal
9 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (17.86%) LAMP
9 5 (17.86%) Node.js
9 5 (17.86%) Zend Framework
10 4 (14.29%) .NET
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Web Development
2 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) Front End Development
3 11 (39.29%) Data Protection
4 9 (32.14%) Microservices
4 9 (32.14%) RUP
5 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (25.00%) Web Design
6 5 (17.86%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 5 (17.86%) OOP
6 5 (17.86%) Wireframes
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.14%) SOLID
8 2 (7.14%) TDD
8 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Zend
2 2 (7.14%) VMware