Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 20 August 2018 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 149 185
Rank change year-on-year -24 +36 -13
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 17 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.51% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.61% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 13
West Midlands median daily rate £357 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £224
90th Percentile £436 £388 £443
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,232 3,615 5,082
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.57% 83.53% 83.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,527 2,286 2,965
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £234
90th Percentile £575 £550 £541
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 124 126
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £20.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.51% +25.76% -26.67%
10th Percentile £10.98 £10.96 £10.67
90th Percentile £32.75 £51.50 £38.88
England median hourly rate £21.37 £23.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.03% +1.06% +9.05%

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Application Development in the West Midlands

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Application Development in the West Midlands

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Application Development in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Application Development in the West Midlands

Web Application Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Application Development in the West Midlands

Web Application Development
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Shropshire -20 11 £357 +5.78% 2
Staffordshire - 4 £338 - 5
Wolverhampton -9 1 £463 +32.14% 1
Birmingham -14 1 - - 7
Web Application Development
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Publishing
3 9 (52.94%) User Experience
4 6 (35.29%) Social Media
5 5 (29.41%) SEO
5 5 (29.41%) Legal
6 4 (23.53%) SOAP
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) Web Usability
6 4 (23.53%) Strategic Thinking
6 4 (23.53%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
7 3 (17.65%) Node.js
7 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
7 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (17.65%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
7 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
7 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
7 3 (17.65%) Android
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) Facilities Management
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 3 (17.65%) CSS

Web Application Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) AccuRev
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 11 (64.71%) Publishing
2 5 (29.41%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Content Designer
1 11 (64.71%) Designer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Content Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Designer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) REST
1 4 (23.53%) SOAP
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) HTML5
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 3 (17.65%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) WinForms
3 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) User Experience
2 6 (35.29%) Social Media
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Android
1 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) SEO
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Strategic Thinking
3 4 (23.53%) Web Usability
4 3 (17.65%) Facilities Management
4 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
4 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle