The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 64 105 100
Rank change year-on-year +41 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 43 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.45% 0.97% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 1.02% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 17 15
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £183 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £375 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £338 £313
% change year-on-year -0.74% +8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £47.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year -12.23% +370.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1660 2453 2740
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.59% 94.78% 96.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 1353 1501
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 39 73
Median hourly rate £17.39 £22.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.71% +34.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.20 £12.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.15 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Scotland

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Scotland

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Developer in Scotland

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Scotland

Web 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 Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +13 26 £338 +12.50% 5
Edinburgh +28 16 £400 +46.78% 8
West Lothian - 1 £375 -
Web Developer
UK

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Scotland region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) Web Development
2 59 (77.63%) JavaScript
3 56 (73.68%) HTML
3 56 (73.68%) CSS
4 40 (52.63%) AngularJS
5 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (34.21%) .NET
7 24 (31.58%) jQuery
8 22 (28.95%) HTML5
9 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
9 20 (26.32%) MVC
10 18 (23.68%) CMS
10 18 (23.68%) Scrum
10 18 (23.68%) C#
11 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (17.11%) Node.js
12 13 (17.11%) PHP
12 13 (17.11%) React
13 12 (15.79%) TypeScript
14 11 (14.47%) CSS3
14 11 (14.47%) Java
14 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
14 11 (14.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (13.16%) MySQL
15 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (13.16%) .NET Framework
16 9 (11.84%) Sass
16 9 (11.84%) Entity Framework
16 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
16 9 (11.84%) User Experience

Web Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (23.68%) CMS
2 6 (7.89%) WordPress
3 5 (6.58%) Umbraco
4 4 (5.26%) Apache
4 4 (5.26%) EPiServer
4 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.95%) IIS
5 3 (3.95%) Jadu
5 3 (3.95%) MODX
5 3 (3.95%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.63%) Confluence
6 2 (2.63%) Drupal
6 2 (2.63%) GeoServer
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.89%) PaaS
3 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
1 2 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) MySQL
3 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.63%) GIS
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.89%) Cucumber
2 6 (7.89%) Grunt
2 6 (7.89%) Maven
2 6 (7.89%) Selenium
3 4 (5.26%) Ant
3 4 (5.26%) Artifactory
3 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.95%) JIRA
5 2 (2.63%) Gradle
5 2 (2.63%) JBehave
5 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.32%) gulp
6 1 (1.32%) Subversion
6 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.32%) YouTrack
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (73.68%) CSS
1 56 (73.68%) HTML
2 40 (52.63%) AngularJS
3 26 (34.21%) .NET
4 24 (31.58%) jQuery
5 22 (28.95%) HTML5
6 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (17.11%) Node.js
8 13 (17.11%) React
9 11 (14.47%) CSS3
9 11 (14.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (13.16%) .NET Framework
11 9 (11.84%) Entity Framework
11 9 (11.84%) Sass
12 6 (7.89%) J2EE
12 6 (7.89%) LESS
12 6 (7.89%) Web Services
13 5 (6.58%) Backbone.js
13 5 (6.58%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) User Experience
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Android
2 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (100.00%) Web Development
2 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (26.32%) MVC
4 18 (23.68%) Scrum
5 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.58%) Front End Development
7 4 (5.26%) Automated Testing
7 4 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (5.26%) OO
7 4 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (3.95%) Content Management
8 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.95%) TDD
8 3 (3.95%) User Stories
9 2 (2.63%) CRM
9 2 (2.63%) Open Source
9 2 (2.63%) SEO
9 2 (2.63%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.63%) Web Design
10 1 (1.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 59 (77.63%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.68%) C#
3 13 (17.11%) PHP
4 12 (15.79%) TypeScript
5 11 (14.47%) Java
6 5 (6.58%) Python
7 2 (2.63%) SQL
8 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.32%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.63%) WCAG
3 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Docker
1 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Ansible
1 4 (5.26%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.63%) ESRI
5 1 (1.32%) Adobe
5 1 (1.32%) OpenText
5 1 (1.32%) Twitter
5 1 (1.32%) VMware
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