The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 103 90 91
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 25 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.98% 1.26% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.31% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 17
Average daily rate £305 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £242 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+48.13% +27.51%
Web Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2399 2593 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.00% 95.82% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1270 1446 1055
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 56 65
Average hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Developer across the Scotland region.

Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Developer across the Scotland region.

Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -10 12 £335 -20.23% 5
Glasgow +11 11 £294 +6.81% 6
Stirling +8 1 £375 +25.00%
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 47 (79.66%) HTML
1 47 (79.66%) JavaScript
2 45 (76.27%) CSS
3 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (55.93%) HTML5
5 29 (49.15%) AngularJS
6 28 (47.46%) jQuery
6 28 (47.46%) MVC
7 23 (38.98%) .NET
7 23 (38.98%) CSS3
8 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET
9 19 (32.20%) .NET Framework
10 18 (30.51%) Entity Framework
10 18 (30.51%) TDD
11 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
11 17 (28.81%) C#
12 15 (25.42%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (25.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (23.73%) Web Development
13 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
14 13 (22.03%) Web Services
14 13 (22.03%) Finance
15 12 (20.34%) Banking
16 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (16.95%) Scrum
17 10 (16.95%) Web Design
17 10 (16.95%) OO
18 9 (15.25%) T-SQL

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (13.56%) CMS
2 6 (10.17%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (10.17%) NServiceBus
3 3 (5.08%) Node.js
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.39%) IaaS
4 1 (1.69%) GitHub
4 1 (1.69%) Heroku
4 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.69%) DTS
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) TeamCity
1 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.78%) Bitbucket
3 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.78%) Gradle
3 4 (6.78%) Grunt
3 4 (6.78%) JUnit
3 4 (6.78%) Maven
3 4 (6.78%) Mockito
3 4 (6.78%) NUnit
3 4 (6.78%) Subversion
4 3 (5.08%) gulp
4 3 (5.08%) ReSharper
5 2 (3.39%) WebStorm
6 1 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.69%) git-flow
6 1 (1.69%) JIRA
6 1 (1.69%) YouTrack
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.08%) Publishing
5 2 (3.39%) Front Office
6 1 (1.69%) Games
6 1 (1.69%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (79.66%) HTML
2 45 (76.27%) CSS
3 33 (55.93%) HTML5
4 29 (49.15%) AngularJS
5 28 (47.46%) jQuery
6 23 (38.98%) .NET
6 23 (38.98%) CSS3
7 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET
8 19 (32.20%) .NET Framework
9 18 (30.51%) Entity Framework
10 15 (25.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (22.03%) Web Services
13 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (13.56%) LINQ
14 8 (13.56%) SOAP
15 7 (11.86%) REST
16 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 6 (10.17%) Razor View Engine
16 6 (10.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) User Experience
2 5 (8.47%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (5.08%) VLE
4 2 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.69%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (47.46%) MVC
3 18 (30.51%) TDD
4 15 (25.42%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (23.73%) Web Development
6 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.95%) OO
6 10 (16.95%) Scrum
6 10 (16.95%) Web Design
7 9 (15.25%) Front End Development
8 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Content Management
9 5 (8.47%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (8.47%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (8.47%) Microservices
9 5 (8.47%) Secure Coding
9 5 (8.47%) SOLID
10 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.78%) SDLC
10 4 (6.78%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (79.66%) JavaScript
2 17 (28.81%) C#
3 9 (15.25%) T-SQL
4 6 (10.17%) SQL
5 2 (3.39%) C
5 2 (3.39%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) Adobe
3 1 (1.69%) PayPal
3 1 (1.69%) Telerik
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 7 days ago