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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Developer
Rank 104 84 81
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 24 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.85% 1.30% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.39% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £263 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £343 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £120.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
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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
2628 2295 2518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.99% 93.25% 93.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1365 1112 1179
Average daily rate £375 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 90 119
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.36 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.93% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.28 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £32.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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
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 16 September 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 -11 16 £365 +32.72% 6
Glasgow -15 7 £270 +8.00% 10
Stirling - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Web Developer
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Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 49 (84.48%) HTML
1 49 (84.48%) CSS
2 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
3 29 (50.00%) jQuery
4 26 (44.83%) HTML5
5 22 (37.93%) CSS3
6 21 (36.21%) CMS
7 18 (31.03%) Web Development
8 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (22.41%) .NET
9 13 (22.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (20.69%) Backbone.js
10 12 (20.69%) PHP
11 11 (18.97%) JSP
11 11 (18.97%) JSON
12 10 (17.24%) Degree
12 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
12 10 (17.24%) Web Services
12 10 (17.24%) XML
12 10 (17.24%) MVC
12 10 (17.24%) Finance
13 8 (13.79%) Project Management
13 8 (13.79%) Web Design
13 8 (13.79%) OO
13 8 (13.79%) Content Management
14 7 (12.07%) Subversion
14 7 (12.07%) Maven
14 7 (12.07%) MySQL
15 6 (10.34%) Java
15 6 (10.34%) HTTP

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 21 (36.21%) CMS
2 4 (6.90%) Apache
3 3 (5.17%) TeamSite
3 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (5.17%) Node.js
3 3 (5.17%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.72%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.72%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.72%) WordPress
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) MySQL
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Subversion
1 7 (12.07%) Maven
2 3 (5.17%) JUnit
2 3 (5.17%) Hudson
2 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.45%) Grunt
3 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) WiX
4 1 (1.72%) MSI
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Publishing
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (84.48%) HTML
1 49 (84.48%) CSS
2 29 (50.00%) jQuery
3 26 (44.83%) HTML5
4 22 (37.93%) CSS3
5 13 (22.41%) .NET
6 12 (20.69%) Backbone.js
7 11 (18.97%) JSP
7 11 (18.97%) JSON
8 10 (17.24%) Web Services
8 10 (17.24%) XML
8 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
9 6 (10.34%) Ajax
9 6 (10.34%) Java EE
9 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.62%) JSF
10 5 (8.62%) Zend Framework
10 5 (8.62%) XHTML
10 5 (8.62%) DOM
11 4 (6.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.17%) User Experience
2 3 (5.17%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (1.72%) iPad
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) SCORM
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.72%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
1 4 (6.90%) Mac OS X
2 3 (5.17%) Android
2 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.72%) UNIX
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Web Development
2 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (17.24%) MVC
5 8 (13.79%) Project Management
5 8 (13.79%) OO
5 8 (13.79%) Web Design
5 8 (13.79%) Content Management
6 6 (10.34%) TDD
6 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.62%) Release Management
7 5 (8.62%) Dependency Management
7 5 (8.62%) OOP
8 4 (6.90%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.17%) Android Development
9 3 (5.17%) iOS Development
9 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (3.45%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
2 12 (20.69%) PHP
3 6 (10.34%) Java
4 5 (8.62%) C#
4 5 (8.62%) SQL
5 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) WCAG
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Zend
1 5 (8.62%) Twitter
2 4 (6.90%) Adobe
3 3 (5.17%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.72%) Sencha
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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