Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Applications Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 22 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 Application Developer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 178 192
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Web Applications Developer 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.059% 0.069% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.073% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Scotland median daily rate £363 £475 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.68% +65.22% -0.86%
10th Percentile £321 £421 £266
90th Percentile £394 £516 £299
UK median daily rate £400 £418 £400
% change year-on-year -4.19% +4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year -24.24% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4814 4115 5788
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.38% 94.64% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2742 2410 2993
Scotland median daily rate £388 £356 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.85% -2.47% -2.67%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £226
90th Percentile £531 £495 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 118 123
Scotland median hourly rate £20.61 £16.16 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.53% -30.80% +33.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £49.40
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.88% - +9.09%

Web Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Applications Developer in Scotland

Web Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Applications Developer in Scotland

Web Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Applications Developer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -13 2 £400 -4.76%
Glasgow - 1 £325 - 1
Web Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Web Applications 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 Scotland region featuring Web Applications Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

Web Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) RequireJS
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft