The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 65 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 25 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.46% 1.76% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.87% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £390 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-41.17% -2.85%
Web Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1592 1123 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 92.94% 93.90% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 608 464
Average daily rate £388 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 33
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.43 £42.00 £27.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Web Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Web Developer in their job title.

1 35 (85.37%) HTML
2 34 (82.93%) JavaScript
3 33 (80.49%) CSS
4 20 (48.78%) jQuery
5 15 (36.59%) HTML5
6 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (29.27%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (26.83%) CSS3
8 11 (26.83%) Web Development
9 10 (24.39%) Sass
9 10 (24.39%) LESS
9 10 (24.39%) Grunt
9 10 (24.39%) OO
10 9 (21.95%) Banking
10 9 (21.95%) Finance
10 9 (21.95%) Node.js
10 9 (21.95%) gulp
11 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
11 8 (19.51%) MVC
12 7 (17.07%) CMS
12 7 (17.07%) Content Management
12 7 (17.07%) PHP
12 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
13 6 (14.63%) C#
13 6 (14.63%) TDD
14 5 (12.20%) SQL
14 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
15 4 (9.76%) RESTful
15 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (9.76%) Java

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Web Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.95%) Node.js
2 7 (17.07%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) Drupal
4 1 (2.44%) WordPress
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.44%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Grunt
2 9 (21.95%) gulp
3 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.32%) WebStorm
5 1 (2.44%) Hudson
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) PhpStorm
5 1 (2.44%) Ant
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.44%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
1 9 (21.95%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (85.37%) HTML
2 33 (80.49%) CSS
3 20 (48.78%) jQuery
4 15 (36.59%) HTML5
5 11 (26.83%) CSS3
6 10 (24.39%) Sass
6 10 (24.39%) LESS
7 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
8 4 (9.76%) RESTful
8 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (9.76%) XML
9 3 (7.32%) LAMP
9 3 (7.32%) Ajax
9 3 (7.32%) JSON
10 2 (4.88%) Spring
10 2 (4.88%) .NET
10 2 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.88%) Django
10 2 (4.88%) OOCSS
11 1 (2.44%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) UNIX
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (26.83%) Web Development
4 10 (24.39%) OO
5 8 (19.51%) MVC
5 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
6 7 (17.07%) Content Management
7 6 (14.63%) TDD
8 3 (7.32%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) Web Design
8 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Content Management
8 3 (7.32%) SDLC
9 2 (4.88%) Mobile First
9 2 (4.88%) Open Source
9 2 (4.88%) Migration
10 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.44%) Code Coverage
10 1 (2.44%) BDD
10 1 (2.44%) Progressive Enhancement
10 1 (2.44%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.07%) PHP
3 6 (14.63%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) Java
6 3 (7.32%) C
7 2 (4.88%) Python
7 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle
1 1 (2.44%) Sun
1 1 (2.44%) Zend
1 1 (2.44%) Twitter