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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 95 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 43 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 0.91% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 0.98% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 13
Average daily rate
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£300 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £254 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £389 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £34.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -4.22%
Web Developer
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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
3060 2557 2253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.84% 92.68% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1581 1286 1095
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 52 80
Average hourly rate £20.25 £18.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.45% +32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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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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 -9 24 £350 -2.09% 8
Glasgow +16 13 £300 +11.11% 5
Fife - 3 £300 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £275 -
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 60 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 56 (80.00%) HTML
3 54 (77.14%) CSS
4 31 (44.29%) jQuery
5 30 (42.86%) HTML5
6 21 (30.00%) MVC
7 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (27.14%) .NET
8 19 (27.14%) CSS3
9 15 (21.43%) C#
10 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 14 (20.00%) CMS
10 14 (20.00%) Web Development
11 13 (18.57%) TDD
11 13 (18.57%) Content Management
11 13 (18.57%) Responsive Web Design
12 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
12 12 (17.14%) PHP
12 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
13 11 (15.71%) Sass
13 11 (15.71%) LESS
14 10 (14.29%) Grunt
14 10 (14.29%) SQL
14 10 (14.29%) OO
14 10 (14.29%) Unit Testing
14 10 (14.29%) Banking
15 9 (12.86%) Finance
15 9 (12.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (12.86%) Node.js
15 9 (12.86%) gulp

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 14 (20.00%) CMS
2 9 (12.86%) Node.js
3 5 (7.14%) Drupal
4 3 (4.29%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.29%) WordPress
5 1 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.29%) IaaS
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) DNS
1 1 (1.43%) Intranet
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Grunt
2 9 (12.86%) gulp
3 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.29%) WebStorm
5 2 (2.86%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.43%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) PhpStorm
6 1 (1.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.43%) Hudson
6 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.43%) Ant
6 1 (1.43%) JUnit
6 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (14.29%) Banking
2 9 (12.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (80.00%) HTML
2 54 (77.14%) CSS
3 31 (44.29%) jQuery
4 30 (42.86%) HTML5
5 19 (27.14%) CSS3
5 19 (27.14%) .NET
6 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
8 11 (15.71%) Sass
8 11 (15.71%) LESS
9 9 (12.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (8.57%) Ajax
10 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (7.14%) RESTful
11 5 (7.14%) Spring
11 5 (7.14%) JSON
11 5 (7.14%) XML
12 4 (5.71%) Entity Framework
13 3 (4.29%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) User Experience
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) UNIX
1 2 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) MVC
2 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.00%) Web Development
4 13 (18.57%) TDD
4 13 (18.57%) Content Management
4 13 (18.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 10 (14.29%) OO
6 4 (5.71%) Scrum
7 3 (4.29%) Web Design
7 3 (4.29%) Migration
7 3 (4.29%) Mobile Development
7 3 (4.29%) SDLC
7 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Content Management
8 2 (2.86%) Open Source
8 2 (2.86%) DevOps
8 2 (2.86%) Mobile First
8 2 (2.86%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.43%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 60 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 15 (21.43%) C#
3 12 (17.14%) PHP
4 10 (14.29%) SQL
5 7 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (4.29%) C
6 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.86%) Python
7 2 (2.86%) VBScript
7 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.43%) C++
8 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.29%) Adobe
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) Sun
3 1 (1.43%) Zend
3 1 (1.43%) Twitter