Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £330 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 64 61
Rank change year-on-year -33 -3 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 21 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.22% 2.87% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 2.95% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 14
Glasgow median daily rate £330 £369 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.51% +4.61% +17.50%
10th Percentile £311 £307 £313
90th Percentile £387 £438 £425
Scotland median daily rate £350 £353 £338
% change year-on-year -0.71% +4.44% +12.50%
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 1,642 1,219 1,081
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 97.05% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 986 663 555
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £254 £250 £191
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 25
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +42.86% -52.31%
10th Percentile £11.42 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.91 £35.00 £45.25
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.94% -17.86%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 2018, Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 20 (95.24%) Web Development
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (52.38%) .NET
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) HTML
6 8 (38.10%) CSS
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (28.57%) React
8 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
8 5 (23.81%) REST
9 4 (19.05%) HTML5
9 4 (19.05%) TDD
9 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) C#
10 3 (14.29%) MVC
10 3 (14.29%) JIRA
10 3 (14.29%) Ajax
10 3 (14.29%) BDD
10 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (14.29%) Open Source
10 3 (14.29%) TypeScript
10 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (14.29%) OpenLayers
10 3 (14.29%) Progressive Web App
11 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
11 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
11 2 (9.52%) Relational Database

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 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) Confluence
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) gulp
4 1 (4.76%) Hudson
4 1 (4.76%) webpack
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) React
5 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
5 5 (23.81%) REST
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) Ajax
7 3 (14.29%) OpenLayers
8 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
8 2 (9.52%) D3.js
8 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
8 2 (9.52%) Highcharts JS
8 2 (9.52%) JSON
8 2 (9.52%) RESTful
8 2 (9.52%) Semantic HTML
8 2 (9.52%) Spring
9 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
9 1 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Web Development
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 3 (14.29%) BDD
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) Progressive Web App
4 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
5 2 (9.52%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
5 2 (9.52%) Refactoring
5 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
5 2 (9.52%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.76%) ES6
4 1 (4.76%) ES7
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Omniture
2 2 (9.52%) Splunk