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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 81 70 59
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 12 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 0.96% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.00% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Average daily rate £335 £420 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.23% +68.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £231 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £450 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+48.13% +27.51%
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
1359 1295 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.97% 96.07% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 701 541
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 9
Average hourly rate £22.01 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £47.50 £19.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 36 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 33 (84.62%) HTML
3 32 (82.05%) CSS
4 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (58.97%) jQuery
6 21 (53.85%) HTML5
7 17 (43.59%) CSS3
8 16 (41.03%) AngularJS
9 15 (38.46%) .NET
10 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
10 14 (35.90%) MVC
11 13 (33.33%) C#
11 13 (33.33%) TDD
11 13 (33.33%) .NET Framework
11 13 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (30.77%) Entity Framework
13 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
13 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
14 10 (25.64%) OO
14 10 (25.64%) Finance
14 10 (25.64%) Scrum
14 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (23.08%) Front End Development
15 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
16 8 (20.51%) CMS
16 8 (20.51%) Web Development
17 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
17 7 (17.95%) User Experience

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (20.51%) CMS
2 6 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (15.38%) NServiceBus
3 3 (7.69%) Node.js
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) IaaS
4 1 (2.56%) GitHub
4 1 (2.56%) Heroku
4 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) DTS
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Grunt
1 4 (10.26%) TeamCity
2 3 (7.69%) gulp
2 3 (7.69%) NUnit
2 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.13%) ReSharper
3 2 (5.13%) WebStorm
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) git-flow
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) YouTrack
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.69%) Publishing
4 1 (2.56%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) HTML
2 32 (82.05%) CSS
3 23 (58.97%) jQuery
4 21 (53.85%) HTML5
5 17 (43.59%) CSS3
6 16 (41.03%) AngularJS
7 15 (38.46%) .NET
8 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
9 13 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 13 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (30.77%) Entity Framework
11 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (17.95%) Web Services
14 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (15.38%) LINQ
14 6 (15.38%) MSMQ
14 6 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
15 5 (12.82%) RESTful
16 4 (10.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (7.69%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.90%) MVC
3 13 (33.33%) TDD
4 10 (25.64%) OO
4 10 (25.64%) Scrum
5 9 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 9 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (20.51%) Web Development
7 5 (12.82%) Content Management
7 5 (12.82%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (12.82%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (12.82%) Secure Coding
7 5 (12.82%) SOLID
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.69%) OOP
9 3 (7.69%) SDLC
9 3 (7.69%) Software Delivery
9 3 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 13 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe
2 1 (2.56%) PayPal
2 1 (2.56%) Telerik
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 6 days ago