The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Developer
Scotland > Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 71 68
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 16 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.30% 1.99% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 2.08% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 11
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £270 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.14% -10.00%  
10th Percentile £338 £220 £231
90th Percentile £475 £463 £450
Scotland median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1185 1299 1366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 96.19% 95.58% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2180 2477 2628
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.35%  
10th Percentile £245 £263 £265
90th Percentile £550 £525 £488
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 41
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.86 £29.16 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.60% +45.78%  
10th Percentile £13.81 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.50 £41.00
Scotland median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +89.65% -22.66%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Web Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Edinburgh

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Developer in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Edinburgh

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Developer in Edinburgh

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Edinburgh

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Web Development
2 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 26 (83.87%) HTML
3 23 (74.19%) CSS
4 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (45.16%) Node.js
6 12 (38.71%) jQuery
7 11 (35.48%) React
8 10 (32.26%) User Experience
8 10 (32.26%) Finance
9 9 (29.03%) Java
9 9 (29.03%) CMS
10 8 (25.81%) HTML5
11 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
12 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (16.13%) J2EE
13 5 (16.13%) Banking
13 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (16.13%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (12.90%) Ember.js
14 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
14 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
14 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
14 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
14 4 (12.90%) .NET
14 4 (12.90%) Spring
14 4 (12.90%) Scrum
14 4 (12.90%) MySQL
14 4 (12.90%) Oracle

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (29.03%) CMS
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) Drupal
3 1 (3.23%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
1 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Ant
2 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
2 3 (9.68%) Grunt
2 3 (9.68%) Maven
2 3 (9.68%) Selenium
3 2 (6.45%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) HTML
2 23 (74.19%) CSS
3 14 (45.16%) Node.js
4 12 (38.71%) jQuery
5 11 (35.48%) React
6 8 (25.81%) HTML5
7 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
8 5 (16.13%) J2EE
9 4 (12.90%) .NET
9 4 (12.90%) Ember.js
9 4 (12.90%) Spring
9 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (9.68%) Backbone.js
10 3 (9.68%) CSS3
10 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
11 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
11 2 (6.45%) Ajax
11 2 (6.45%) Angular 2
11 2 (6.45%) LESS
11 2 (6.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) User Experience
2 5 (16.13%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Web Development
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
5 4 (12.90%) MVC
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (9.68%) Web Design
7 2 (6.45%) Content Management
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Transformation Strategy
7 2 (6.45%) SDLC
7 2 (6.45%) SEO
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Web Analytics
8 1 (3.23%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) OOD
8 1 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
3 2 (6.45%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) OpenText
3 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
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