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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Developer
Rank 97 91 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 25 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 1.24% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.34% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 11
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£313 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £246 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.46% -14.28%
Web Developer
UK

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
2670 2384 2292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.10% 92.22% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1403 1338 1111
Average daily rate £360 £368 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 70 62
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +1 15 £306 -23.43% 7
Glasgow -12 8 £338 +9.22% 4
Fife - 2 £338 - 1
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 43 (74.14%) JavaScript
2 42 (72.41%) HTML
3 41 (70.69%) CSS
4 25 (43.10%) HTML5
5 23 (39.66%) .NET
5 23 (39.66%) jQuery
6 22 (37.93%) MVC
7 20 (34.48%) CSS3
8 19 (32.76%) C#
9 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
10 13 (22.41%) SQL
10 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
10 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
11 12 (20.69%) Web Development
12 11 (18.97%) CMS
13 10 (17.24%) Finance
13 10 (17.24%) Banking
14 9 (15.52%) Content Management
14 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
15 8 (13.79%) Java
16 7 (12.07%) PHP
16 7 (12.07%) Web Services
16 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
16 7 (12.07%) Entity Framework
16 7 (12.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (12.07%) LESS
16 7 (12.07%) User Experience
17 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
17 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (18.97%) CMS
2 4 (6.90%) Drupal
3 3 (5.17%) WordPress
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.45%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (3.45%) MS Project Server
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.72%) nginx
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.72%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.72%) FileNet
5 1 (1.72%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.45%) InfoPath
2 2 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.72%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Intranet
2 2 (3.45%) AMQP
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.17%) MySQL
4 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Jasmine
2 3 (5.17%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.45%) Subversion
3 2 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (3.45%) Grunt
3 2 (3.45%) Bower
4 1 (1.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.72%) QUnit
4 1 (1.72%) PhpStorm
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.72%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.72%) Ant
4 1 (1.72%) JUnit
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
1 10 (17.24%) Banking
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Local Government
3 1 (1.72%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (72.41%) HTML
2 41 (70.69%) CSS
3 25 (43.10%) HTML5
4 23 (39.66%) .NET
4 23 (39.66%) jQuery
5 20 (34.48%) CSS3
6 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
7 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
8 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
9 7 (12.07%) Web Services
9 7 (12.07%) Entity Framework
9 7 (12.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (12.07%) LESS
10 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (10.34%) Sass
10 6 (10.34%) Ajax
11 5 (8.62%) JSON
11 5 (8.62%) XML
12 4 (6.90%) YUI
12 4 (6.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) User Experience
2 4 (6.90%) W3C
3 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) UNIX
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) MVC
2 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.69%) Web Development
4 9 (15.52%) Content Management
5 6 (10.34%) TDD
6 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.90%) OO
7 4 (6.90%) Migration
7 4 (6.90%) Web Design
8 3 (5.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.45%) Scrum
9 2 (3.45%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.45%) Analytics
9 2 (3.45%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.72%) OO PHP
10 1 (1.72%) DevOps
10 1 (1.72%) User Stories
10 1 (1.72%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 43 (74.14%) JavaScript
2 19 (32.76%) C#
3 13 (22.41%) SQL
4 8 (13.79%) Java
5 7 (12.07%) PHP
6 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.72%) PHP5
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Adobe
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) Lotus
4 1 (1.72%) Twitter
4 1 (1.72%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) Sun
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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