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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 88 100 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 46 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.44% 1.20% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.30% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 15
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £258 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £290
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.48 £29.38 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.09% -9.61%
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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
2971 2542 2318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.90% 92.20% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1503 1338 1122
Average daily rate £353 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.42% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 57 77
Average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.00 £30.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -2 30 £331 -5.35% 4
Glasgow +13 10 £300 +3.89% 3
Fife - 4 £319 -
West Lothian - 1 £275 -
Web Developer
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Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 62 (88.57%) JavaScript
2 57 (81.43%) HTML
3 55 (78.57%) CSS
4 35 (50.00%) HTML5
5 30 (42.86%) jQuery
6 24 (34.29%) MVC
6 24 (34.29%) CSS3
7 19 (27.14%) .NET
8 18 (25.71%) C#
8 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (22.86%) AngularJS
10 15 (21.43%) Web Development
10 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 15 (21.43%) CMS
11 14 (20.00%) PHP
12 13 (18.57%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
14 11 (15.71%) TDD
14 11 (15.71%) Content Management
14 11 (15.71%) Sass
14 11 (15.71%) LESS
15 10 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (14.29%) Grunt
15 10 (14.29%) Unit Testing
15 10 (14.29%) SQL
16 9 (12.86%) OO
16 9 (12.86%) User Experience
17 8 (11.43%) Java
17 8 (11.43%) Finance
18 7 (10.00%) gulp

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (21.43%) CMS
2 7 (10.00%) Node.js
3 6 (8.57%) Drupal
4 4 (5.71%) WordPress
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.86%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.86%) MS Project Server
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.43%) IIS
6 1 (1.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.86%) InfoPath
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 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) IaaS
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 4 (5.71%) MySQL
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
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
4 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Grunt
2 7 (10.00%) gulp
3 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (2.86%) Subversion
4 2 (2.86%) WebStorm
4 2 (2.86%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.86%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.86%) Bower
5 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.43%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.43%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.43%) Hudson
5 1 (1.43%) QUnit
5 1 (1.43%) Ant
5 1 (1.43%) JUnit
5 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (81.43%) HTML
2 55 (78.57%) CSS
3 35 (50.00%) HTML5
4 30 (42.86%) jQuery
5 24 (34.29%) CSS3
6 19 (27.14%) .NET
7 16 (22.86%) AngularJS
8 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 11 (15.71%) Sass
9 11 (15.71%) LESS
10 10 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (8.57%) Ajax
11 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
11 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (7.14%) RESTful
12 5 (7.14%) JSON
12 5 (7.14%) XML
13 4 (5.71%) Spring
13 4 (5.71%) Web Services
13 4 (5.71%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) 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 24 (34.29%) MVC
2 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.43%) Web Development
4 13 (18.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (15.71%) TDD
5 11 (15.71%) Content Management
6 10 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 9 (12.86%) OO
8 5 (7.14%) Migration
9 3 (4.29%) Scrum
9 3 (4.29%) Web Design
9 3 (4.29%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.29%) SDLC
10 2 (2.86%) Mobile Development
10 2 (2.86%) Open Source
10 2 (2.86%) Compatibility Testing
10 2 (2.86%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.86%) Investment Management
10 2 (2.86%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 62 (88.57%) JavaScript
2 18 (25.71%) C#
3 14 (20.00%) PHP
4 10 (14.29%) SQL
5 8 (11.43%) Java
6 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.86%) Python
7 2 (2.86%) VBScript
7 2 (2.86%) C
7 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.43%) C++
8 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.43%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) Adobe
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) Sun
4 1 (1.43%) Zend
4 1 (1.43%) Twitter
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