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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 62 64 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 25 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.72% 1.15% 3.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.26% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 22
Average daily rate
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£375 £210 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £175 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £335 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £21.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+47.12% -13.00%
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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
1394 1112 833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.87% 91.67% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 588 400
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 25
Average hourly rate £15.77 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.42% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.70 £37.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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%) CSS
3 27 (65.85%) jQuery
4 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
5 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (46.34%) HTML5
7 18 (43.90%) CMS
8 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
9 15 (36.59%) Grunt
10 14 (34.15%) TDD
11 13 (31.71%) Banking
11 13 (31.71%) CSS3
12 12 (29.27%) Finance
13 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
13 11 (26.83%) OOCSS
14 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
15 8 (19.51%) Web Development
15 8 (19.51%) .NET
16 7 (17.07%) Web Design
16 7 (17.07%) Retail
17 6 (14.63%) MVC
17 6 (14.63%) Backbone.js
18 5 (12.20%) Sass
18 5 (12.20%) JSON
18 5 (12.20%) C#
18 5 (12.20%) JSP
19 4 (9.76%) TeamSite
19 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
19 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
19 4 (9.76%) Open Source

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 18 (43.90%) CMS
2 4 (9.76%) TeamSite
3 3 (7.32%) Node.js
3 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.88%) Apache
5 1 (2.44%) Sitefinity
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.44%) Drupal
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
2 15 (36.59%) Grunt
3 4 (9.76%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (7.32%) Subversion
5 2 (4.88%) Maven
6 1 (2.44%) Trac
6 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.44%) JIRA
6 1 (2.44%) Ant
6 1 (2.44%) JUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (31.71%) Banking
2 12 (29.27%) Finance
3 7 (17.07%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (85.37%) HTML
2 34 (82.93%) CSS
3 27 (65.85%) jQuery
4 19 (46.34%) HTML5
5 13 (31.71%) CSS3
6 11 (26.83%) OOCSS
7 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
8 8 (19.51%) .NET
9 6 (14.63%) Backbone.js
10 5 (12.20%) Sass
10 5 (12.20%) JSON
10 5 (12.20%) JSP
11 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
11 4 (9.76%) D3.js
12 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (7.32%) Java EE
12 3 (7.32%) XML
12 3 (7.32%) DOM
12 3 (7.32%) XSL
12 3 (7.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Open Source
2 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Semantic Web
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.32%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) TDD
3 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
4 8 (19.51%) Web Development
5 7 (17.07%) Web Design
6 6 (14.63%) MVC
7 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
8 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (7.32%) Android Development
8 3 (7.32%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) Content Management
9 2 (4.88%) Business Transformation
10 1 (2.44%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.44%) User Stories
10 1 (2.44%) Coaching
10 1 (2.44%) UX Design
10 1 (2.44%) Web Usability
10 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.44%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.20%) C#
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
3 3 (7.32%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) PHP
4 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) HP
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe
2 2 (4.88%) Twitter
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Sun
3 1 (2.44%) Interwoven
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