The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Development
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 19 21
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 3 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.89% 2.96% 6.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 4.21% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 11
Median daily rate £300 £431 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +18.96%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +10.29% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £31.27
% change year-on-year +157.14% -44.03%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 137 95 139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 86.16% 70.37% 86.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 47 62
Median daily rate £425 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing Web Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in Watford

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in Watford

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in Watford over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in Watford

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web 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 Development.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Interactive Media
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD

Web 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) gulp
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (66.67%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Dropwizard
3 1 (33.33%) Hystrix
3 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Scalatra
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) New Relic