The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 52 79 65
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 17 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.09% 0.86% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 0.90% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 12
Median daily rate £328 £335 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.23% -22.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £210 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £366 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £21.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -25.06%

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
776 1335 1293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.21% 95.77% 96.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 678 670
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 20
Median hourly rate £52.00 £19.02 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.39% +18.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Web Developer in the job title.

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 22 January 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Web Development
2 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
3 22 (59.46%) CSS
4 21 (56.76%) HTML
4 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (45.95%) Scrum
6 16 (43.24%) Java
7 13 (35.14%) Jenkins
7 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
8 12 (32.43%) Python
8 12 (32.43%) jQuery
9 11 (29.73%) Degree
9 11 (29.73%) GIS
9 11 (29.73%) ESRI
9 11 (29.73%) Artifactory
9 11 (29.73%) Ansible
9 11 (29.73%) GeoServer
9 11 (29.73%) OpenLayers
9 11 (29.73%) Leaflet
9 11 (29.73%) PostGIS
10 10 (27.03%) HTML5
11 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (24.32%) CMS
12 7 (18.92%) .NET
12 7 (18.92%) Sass
13 6 (16.22%) CSS3
13 6 (16.22%) React
13 6 (16.22%) C#
14 5 (13.51%) MVC
14 5 (13.51%) LESS

Web Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (29.73%) GeoServer
2 9 (24.32%) CMS
3 4 (10.81%) Umbraco
4 3 (8.11%) Drupal
4 3 (8.11%) WordPress
5 2 (5.41%) Apache
5 2 (5.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Edge Animate
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
1 2 (5.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) GIS
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Jenkins
2 11 (29.73%) Artifactory
3 2 (5.41%) Ant
3 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) Grunt
3 2 (5.41%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Law
2 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) CSS
2 21 (56.76%) HTML
3 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
4 12 (32.43%) jQuery
5 11 (29.73%) Leaflet
5 11 (29.73%) OpenLayers
5 11 (29.73%) PostGIS
6 10 (27.03%) HTML5
7 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (18.92%) .NET
8 7 (18.92%) Sass
9 6 (16.22%) CSS3
9 6 (16.22%) React
10 5 (13.51%) LESS
11 4 (10.81%) Node.js
12 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
12 3 (8.11%) J2EE
13 2 (5.41%) Backbone.js
13 2 (5.41%) Ember.js
13 2 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Web Development
2 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (45.95%) Scrum
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 3 (8.11%) Content Management
5 3 (8.11%) Front End Development
5 3 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.70%) Cross-Browser Development
7 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.70%) Isomorphic Development
7 1 (2.70%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (2.70%) SDLC
7 1 (2.70%) SEO
7 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Use Case
7 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
2 16 (43.24%) Java
3 12 (32.43%) Python
4 6 (16.22%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) ES6
6 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Ansible
2 4 (10.81%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) ESRI
2 4 (10.81%) EPiServer
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe