Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Web Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Application Development over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 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.

Web Application Development
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 44 32
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12 -
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.36% 0.34% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 0.44% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Watford median daily rate £525 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £525 £525 £370
% change year-on-year - +41.89% -4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Web Application Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 385 225 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.30% 77.59% 72.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 111 80
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +7.38% -0.67%
10th Percentile £224 £205 £212
90th Percentile £588 £531 £504
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +9.62% +4.00%
10th Percentile £14.45 £12.75 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.50 £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Web Application Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Web Application Development in Watford

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Application Development in Watford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Application Development in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Symfony
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) Groovy
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) DNA
2 3 (50.00%) SOA

Web Application Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Grunt
2 3 (50.00%) gulp
2 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (50.00%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Dropwizard
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) Hystrix
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
1 3 (50.00%) Laravel
1 3 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (50.00%) Play Framework
1 3 (50.00%) React
1 3 (50.00%) Scalatra
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Spring Boot
1 3 (50.00%) Symfony
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) Yii
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (50.00%) DNA
2 3 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Groovy
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) New Relic