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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 98 82 89
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 29 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.04% 1.28% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.37% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 6
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£350 £288 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +29.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £346 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +36.00%
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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
2572 2341 2439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.29% 93.83% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1310 1139 1111
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 83 107
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
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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 -15 23 £350 +19.65% 6
Glasgow -15 5 £270 +8.00% 10
Stirling - - - - 1
West Lothian - - - -
Dundee - - - -
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Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 52 (88.14%) HTML
2 51 (86.44%) CSS
3 47 (79.66%) JavaScript
4 32 (54.24%) jQuery
5 29 (49.15%) HTML5
6 22 (37.29%) CMS
6 22 (37.29%) CSS3
7 20 (33.90%) Web Development
8 13 (22.03%) JSON
8 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (22.03%) JSP
8 13 (22.03%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (20.34%) Backbone.js
9 12 (20.34%) PHP
10 11 (18.64%) .NET
10 11 (18.64%) XML
10 11 (18.64%) MVC
10 11 (18.64%) Finance
11 10 (16.95%) Web Design
11 10 (16.95%) Web Services
11 10 (16.95%) OO
11 10 (16.95%) Degree
12 9 (15.25%) Content Management
12 9 (15.25%) Maven
12 9 (15.25%) Java
13 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
13 8 (13.56%) Project Management
14 7 (11.86%) SQL
14 7 (11.86%) MySQL
14 7 (11.86%) Subversion

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 22 (37.29%) CMS
2 4 (6.78%) Apache
2 4 (6.78%) TeamSite
3 3 (5.08%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.08%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (5.08%) Node.js
4 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) WordPress
5 1 (1.69%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.69%) Sitefinity
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) MySQL
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Maven
2 7 (11.86%) Subversion
3 5 (8.47%) JUnit
4 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.08%) Grunt
4 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.08%) Hudson
5 1 (1.69%) MSI
5 1 (1.69%) WiX
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Publishing
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (88.14%) HTML
2 51 (86.44%) CSS
3 32 (54.24%) jQuery
4 29 (49.15%) HTML5
5 22 (37.29%) CSS3
6 13 (22.03%) JSON
6 13 (22.03%) JSP
7 12 (20.34%) Backbone.js
8 11 (18.64%) .NET
8 11 (18.64%) XML
9 10 (16.95%) Web Services
10 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
11 6 (10.17%) Java EE
12 5 (8.47%) DOM
12 5 (8.47%) J2EE
12 5 (8.47%) Zend Framework
12 5 (8.47%) JSF
12 5 (8.47%) Ajax
12 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
13 4 (6.78%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.08%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.39%) Open Source
4 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) SCORM
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
4 1 (1.69%) iPad
4 1 (1.69%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.69%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Mac OS X
3 3 (5.08%) Android
3 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.39%) Solaris
5 1 (1.69%) UNIX
5 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Web Development
2 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (18.64%) MVC
4 10 (16.95%) Web Design
4 10 (16.95%) OO
5 9 (15.25%) Content Management
6 8 (13.56%) Project Management
7 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
7 6 (10.17%) TDD
8 5 (8.47%) OOP
8 5 (8.47%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Release Management
8 5 (8.47%) Dependency Management
9 4 (6.78%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.08%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (5.08%) Android Development
10 3 (5.08%) iOS Development
11 2 (3.39%) Progressive Enhancement
11 2 (3.39%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (79.66%) JavaScript
2 12 (20.34%) PHP
3 9 (15.25%) Java
4 7 (11.86%) SQL
5 4 (6.78%) C#
6 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) WCAG
1 1 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Zend
1 5 (8.47%) Twitter
2 4 (6.78%) Adobe
3 3 (5.08%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.69%) Sencha
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago