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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 70 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 16 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.09% 0.89% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.96% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £262
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £333 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.77% +20.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.46% -14.28%
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
1385 1141 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.22% 92.76% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 777 663 327
Average daily rate £360 £380 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 7
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +35.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £27.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 24 (82.76%) HTML
1 24 (82.76%) CSS
2 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
3 18 (62.07%) jQuery
4 16 (55.17%) HTML5
5 15 (51.72%) CSS3
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) Web Development
8 7 (24.14%) Banking
8 7 (24.14%) MVC
8 7 (24.14%) CMS
8 7 (24.14%) C#
9 6 (20.69%) Java
10 5 (17.24%) PHP
10 5 (17.24%) .NET
10 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
11 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
11 4 (13.79%) YUI
11 4 (13.79%) Sass
11 4 (13.79%) LESS
11 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
11 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (13.79%) Grunt
11 4 (13.79%) TDD
11 4 (13.79%) Migration
11 4 (13.79%) SQL
12 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
12 3 (10.34%) Content Management
12 3 (10.34%) Microsoft

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 7 (24.14%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) MS Project Server
2 2 (6.90%) Drupal
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.90%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.45%) WordPress
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
1 2 (6.90%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) Grunt
3 2 (6.90%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
3 2 (6.90%) Bower
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (3.45%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) QUnit
4 1 (3.45%) PhpStorm
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) CSS
1 24 (82.76%) HTML
2 18 (62.07%) jQuery
3 16 (55.17%) HTML5
4 15 (51.72%) CSS3
5 5 (17.24%) .NET
6 4 (13.79%) YUI
6 4 (13.79%) Sass
6 4 (13.79%) LESS
6 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
6 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.90%) JSF
8 2 (6.90%) SVG
8 2 (6.90%) JavaBeans
8 2 (6.90%) OOCSS
8 2 (6.90%) Laravel
8 2 (6.90%) D3.js
9 1 (3.45%) RESTful
9 1 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Chemistry
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Web Development
2 7 (24.14%) MVC
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) TDD
4 4 (13.79%) Migration
4 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.34%) Content Management
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Web Design
6 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.45%) Fund Management
7 1 (3.45%) UX Design
7 1 (3.45%) User Stories
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 7 (24.14%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) PHP
5 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Adobe
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Lotus
3 1 (3.45%) Sun
3 1 (3.45%) Interwoven
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