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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 72 73 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 15 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.08% 1.04% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.11% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 6
Average daily rate
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£306 £400 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% +64.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £314 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £269
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
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
1317 1167 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.48% 93.73% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 708 357
Average daily rate £350 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 10
Average hourly rate £11.50 £21.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.23% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 29 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 29 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 27 (90.00%) HTML
2 26 (86.67%) CSS
3 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (63.33%) HTML5
5 18 (60.00%) jQuery
6 17 (56.67%) CSS3
7 10 (33.33%) MVC
7 10 (33.33%) Finance
8 9 (30.00%) C#
9 8 (26.67%) Banking
9 8 (26.67%) Web Development
10 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (20.00%) LESS
10 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.00%) CMS
10 6 (20.00%) Java
10 6 (20.00%) SQL
11 5 (16.67%) PHP
11 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (16.67%) Sass
12 4 (13.33%) YUI
12 4 (13.33%) .NET
12 4 (13.33%) Migration
13 3 (10.00%) TDD
13 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
13 3 (10.00%) RESTful
13 3 (10.00%) Degree
13 3 (10.00%) JSON

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 6 (20.00%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Drupal
2 2 (6.67%) MS Project Server
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) InfoPath
1 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.33%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Bower
2 2 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (6.67%) Grunt
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) NetBeans
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) QUnit
3 1 (3.33%) PhpStorm
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) HTML
2 26 (86.67%) CSS
3 19 (63.33%) HTML5
4 18 (60.00%) jQuery
5 17 (56.67%) CSS3
6 6 (20.00%) LESS
7 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (16.67%) Sass
8 4 (13.33%) YUI
8 4 (13.33%) .NET
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (10.00%) RESTful
9 3 (10.00%) JSON
10 2 (6.67%) Laravel
10 2 (6.67%) D3.js
10 2 (6.67%) Ajax
10 2 (6.67%) JSF
10 2 (6.67%) XML
10 2 (6.67%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) MVC
2 8 (26.67%) Web Development
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Content Management
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) Web Design
7 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.33%) UX Design
7 1 (3.33%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (30.00%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Lotus
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Sun
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago