Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 20 November 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 58 83
Rank change year-on-year +1 +25 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 36 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.78% 2.43% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 2.57% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 13
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +20.00% +6.19%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £218
90th Percentile £436 £425 £375
Scotland median daily rate £363 £333 £300
% change year-on-year +9.02% +10.83% -1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1248 1052 1633
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 94.69% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 562 847
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £218
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 27 29
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.50 £13.38 £33.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.74% -60.31% +104.30%
10th Percentile £10.35 £9.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £36.50 £41.35 £58.50
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
% change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Glasgow

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Glasgow

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Developer in Glasgow

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Glasgow region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 32 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 32 (88.89%) Web Development
2 25 (69.44%) HTML
3 23 (63.89%) AngularJS
4 22 (61.11%) CSS
4 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (50.00%) HTML5
6 14 (38.89%) jQuery
7 13 (36.11%) Sass
7 13 (36.11%) LESS
8 12 (33.33%) React
9 10 (27.78%) User Experience
9 10 (27.78%) .NET
9 10 (27.78%) MVC
10 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 8 (22.22%) C#
11 8 (22.22%) Front End Development
12 7 (19.44%) Node.js
12 7 (19.44%) Finance
12 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (16.67%) RESTful
13 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 5 (13.89%) gulp
14 5 (13.89%) Grunt
14 5 (13.89%) CSS3
14 5 (13.89%) CMS
15 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
15 4 (11.11%) TDD
15 4 (11.11%) SEO

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (13.89%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.78%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Grunt
2 5 (13.89%) gulp
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) HTML
2 23 (63.89%) AngularJS
3 22 (61.11%) CSS
4 18 (50.00%) HTML5
5 14 (38.89%) jQuery
6 13 (36.11%) LESS
6 13 (36.11%) Sass
7 12 (33.33%) React
8 10 (27.78%) .NET
9 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 7 (19.44%) Node.js
11 6 (16.67%) RESTful
12 5 (13.89%) CSS3
13 4 (11.11%) Backbone.js
13 4 (11.11%) MEAN Stack
14 3 (8.33%) Ajax
14 3 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) Fintech
3 3 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.78%) Equities
5 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.78%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Web Development
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) MVC
4 8 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 4 (11.11%) Isomorphic JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) SDLC
5 4 (11.11%) SEO
5 4 (11.11%) TDD
6 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 3 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 3 (8.33%) Mobile Optimisation
7 2 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.78%) Project Management
8 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (11.11%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.56%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.78%) Facebook
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter