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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 61 69 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 15 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 0.98% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.07% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £250 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £189 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £286 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £321 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £22.06 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+30.08% -36.53%
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
1294 1125 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.73% 92.14% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 587 269
Average daily rate £380 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 13
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.21% +26.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £21.00 £31.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 37 (90.24%) HTML
1 37 (90.24%) CSS
2 30 (73.17%) JavaScript
3 26 (63.41%) jQuery
4 21 (51.22%) HTML5
5 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (41.46%) CSS3
7 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
7 16 (39.02%) Grunt
8 14 (34.15%) CMS
9 13 (31.71%) Finance
9 13 (31.71%) TDD
9 13 (31.71%) Banking
10 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
11 10 (24.39%) OOCSS
12 9 (21.95%) Web Development
13 7 (17.07%) Sass
13 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
14 6 (14.63%) Karma Test Runner
14 6 (14.63%) D3.js
14 6 (14.63%) Retail
14 6 (14.63%) MVC
14 6 (14.63%) Java
14 6 (14.63%) C#
15 5 (12.20%) Web Design
16 4 (9.76%) SQL
16 4 (9.76%) .NET
16 4 (9.76%) Open Source
16 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
16 4 (9.76%) YUI

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 14 (34.15%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) TeamSite
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.88%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.88%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
1 16 (39.02%) Grunt
2 6 (14.63%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
3 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.88%) Bower
4 1 (2.44%) Trac
4 1 (2.44%) QUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.44%) Ant
4 1 (2.44%) JUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
1 13 (31.71%) Banking
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) HTML
1 37 (90.24%) CSS
2 26 (63.41%) jQuery
3 21 (51.22%) HTML5
4 17 (41.46%) CSS3
5 10 (24.39%) OOCSS
6 7 (17.07%) Sass
6 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
7 6 (14.63%) D3.js
8 4 (9.76%) .NET
8 4 (9.76%) YUI
9 3 (7.32%) LESS
9 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
9 3 (7.32%) JSON
10 2 (4.88%) JSF
10 2 (4.88%) SVG
10 2 (4.88%) JavaBeans
10 2 (4.88%) Web Services
10 2 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Open Source
1 4 (9.76%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Chemistry
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) FMCG
2 1 (2.44%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) TDD
3 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
4 9 (21.95%) Web Development
5 6 (14.63%) MVC
6 5 (12.20%) Web Design
7 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (7.32%) Content Management
9 2 (4.88%) Migration
9 2 (4.88%) Scrum
9 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.44%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.44%) User Stories
10 1 (2.44%) Fund Management
10 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.44%) Investment Management
10 1 (2.44%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) JavaScript
2 6 (14.63%) Java
2 6 (14.63%) C#
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) VCP4
3 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe
2 2 (4.88%) Lotus
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Sun
3 1 (2.44%) Interwoven
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