The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 60 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 26 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.03% 1.86% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.95% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £240 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £186 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £299 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £290 £290
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.38 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.61% +30.00%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1214 972 965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.84% 95.11% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 451 446
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 18
Average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £27.20 £22.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Web Developer
Scotland

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 33 (91.67%) HTML
2 31 (86.11%) CSS
3 26 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 22 (61.11%) HTML5
5 20 (55.56%) CSS3
6 18 (50.00%) jQuery
7 14 (38.89%) Web Development
8 12 (33.33%) CMS
9 10 (27.78%) Finance
9 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.78%) JSON
9 10 (27.78%) XML
9 10 (27.78%) Backbone.js
10 9 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (22.22%) .NET
12 6 (16.67%) JSP
12 6 (16.67%) HTTP
12 6 (16.67%) MVC
12 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
13 5 (13.89%) Dependency Management
13 5 (13.89%) Release Management
13 5 (13.89%) Project Management
13 5 (13.89%) TeamSite
14 4 (11.11%) DOM
14 4 (11.11%) XSL
14 4 (11.11%) JSF
14 4 (11.11%) Web Design
14 4 (11.11%) Subversion
14 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
14 4 (11.11%) Mobile App

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (33.33%) CMS
2 5 (13.89%) TeamSite
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (2.78%) Sitefinity
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Subversion
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Maven
2 3 (8.33%) Grunt
3 1 (2.78%) MSI
3 1 (2.78%) WiX
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) HTML
2 31 (86.11%) CSS
3 22 (61.11%) HTML5
4 20 (55.56%) CSS3
5 18 (50.00%) jQuery
6 10 (27.78%) JSON
6 10 (27.78%) XML
6 10 (27.78%) Backbone.js
7 8 (22.22%) .NET
8 6 (16.67%) JSP
9 4 (11.11%) DOM
9 4 (11.11%) XSL
9 4 (11.11%) JSF
9 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 3 (8.33%) Java EE
10 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (8.33%) Ajax
10 3 (8.33%) RESTful
10 3 (8.33%) XSLT
10 3 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
1 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
1 3 (8.33%) Android
1 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Web Development
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 6 (16.67%) MVC
5 5 (13.89%) Project Management
5 5 (13.89%) Release Management
5 5 (13.89%) Dependency Management
6 4 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 4 (11.11%) Web Design
7 3 (8.33%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (8.33%) Android Development
7 3 (8.33%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.56%) Progressive Enhancement
8 2 (5.56%) Content Management
8 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.56%) OO
9 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.33%) PHP
2 3 (8.33%) C#
2 3 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) HP
1 3 (8.33%) Twitter
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
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