The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 97 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 34 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.24% 1.27% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.35% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £246
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +12.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £200 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £335 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +30.00%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2532 2292 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.38% 93.74% 93.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1322 1117 1130
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 £240 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 77 109
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £32.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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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 1 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 1 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
(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 -13 26 £358 +48.95% 10
Glasgow -3 7 £289 -3.75% 7
Dundee - - - - 2
Falkirk - - - -
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Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 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 56 (87.50%) HTML
2 55 (85.94%) CSS
3 49 (76.56%) JavaScript
4 32 (50.00%) jQuery
4 32 (50.00%) HTML5
5 25 (39.06%) CMS
6 24 (37.50%) CSS3
7 22 (34.38%) Web Development
8 15 (23.44%) .NET
9 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (20.31%) JSP
10 13 (20.31%) PHP
10 13 (20.31%) JSON
10 13 (20.31%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (18.75%) Backbone.js
11 12 (18.75%) MVC
11 12 (18.75%) Finance
12 11 (17.19%) XML
12 11 (17.19%) OO
12 11 (17.19%) Degree
12 11 (17.19%) Content Management
13 10 (15.63%) Web Services
13 10 (15.63%) Web Design
14 9 (14.06%) Project Management
14 9 (14.06%) Java
14 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
14 9 (14.06%) Maven
15 8 (12.50%) Subversion
15 8 (12.50%) MySQL
16 7 (10.94%) SQL

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 25 (39.06%) CMS
2 5 (7.81%) TeamSite
3 4 (6.25%) Apache
4 3 (4.69%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (4.69%) Node.js
4 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.69%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.56%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.56%) WordPress
6 1 (1.56%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.56%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) HTTP
2 2 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) MySQL
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.56%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Maven
2 8 (12.50%) Subversion
3 5 (7.81%) JUnit
4 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.69%) Hudson
5 3 (4.69%) Grunt
5 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.56%) WiX
6 1 (1.56%) MSI
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Banking
2 3 (4.69%) Publishing
3 2 (3.13%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (87.50%) HTML
2 55 (85.94%) CSS
3 32 (50.00%) jQuery
3 32 (50.00%) HTML5
4 24 (37.50%) CSS3
5 15 (23.44%) .NET
6 13 (20.31%) JSP
6 13 (20.31%) JSON
7 12 (18.75%) Backbone.js
8 11 (17.19%) XML
9 10 (15.63%) Web Services
10 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
11 6 (9.38%) Java EE
12 5 (7.81%) Zend Framework
12 5 (7.81%) JSF
12 5 (7.81%) Ajax
12 5 (7.81%) DOM
12 5 (7.81%) XHTML
12 5 (7.81%) J2EE
12 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.69%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.13%) Open Source
4 1 (1.56%) Social Media
4 1 (1.56%) iPad
4 1 (1.56%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.56%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.56%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.69%) Android
3 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.13%) Solaris
5 1 (1.56%) UNIX
5 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Web Development
2 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.31%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (18.75%) MVC
5 11 (17.19%) OO
5 11 (17.19%) Content Management
6 10 (15.63%) Web Design
7 9 (14.06%) Project Management
8 7 (10.94%) TDD
9 6 (9.38%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.81%) Release Management
10 5 (7.81%) OOP
10 5 (7.81%) Dependency Management
11 4 (6.25%) Business Transformation
12 3 (4.69%) Web Accessibility
12 3 (4.69%) Android Development
12 3 (4.69%) iOS Development
13 2 (3.13%) OOA/OOD
13 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 49 (76.56%) JavaScript
2 13 (20.31%) PHP
3 9 (14.06%) Java
4 7 (10.94%) SQL
5 5 (7.81%) C#
6 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
1 1 (1.56%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Zend
1 5 (7.81%) Twitter
2 4 (6.25%) Adobe
3 3 (4.69%) HP
4 1 (1.56%) Sencha
4 1 (1.56%) Yahoo!
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
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Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: £250.00 - £330.00 per day
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