The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 25 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 110 105
Rank change year-on-year +28 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 29 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.35% 1.49% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.60% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 19
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £270 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +11.53% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £18.66
% change year-on-year +136.84% +1.83%  

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 2047 2683 2885
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.56% 92.68% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1142 1497 1490
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 58 86
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.93 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -20.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 June 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
Edinburgh +4 16 £400 +48.14% 3
Glasgow +7 12 £363 +1.75% 4
West Lothian - 1 £375 -
Web Developer
UK

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

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

1 72 (100.00%) Web Development
2 50 (69.44%) JavaScript
3 49 (68.06%) HTML
4 44 (61.11%) CSS
5 37 (51.39%) AngularJS
6 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (38.89%) .NET
8 24 (33.33%) MVC
9 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET
10 20 (27.78%) jQuery
11 18 (25.00%) HTML5
11 18 (25.00%) C#
12 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (22.22%) React
14 15 (20.83%) TypeScript
14 15 (20.83%) CMS
15 14 (19.44%) .NET Framework
15 14 (19.44%) Node.js
16 13 (18.06%) User Experience
17 12 (16.67%) Finance
17 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 12 (16.67%) Java
18 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
18 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
19 10 (13.89%) Entity Framework
20 9 (12.50%) CSS3
20 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
21 8 (11.11%) PHP
21 8 (11.11%) Front End Development
22 7 (9.72%) Twitter Bootstrap

Web 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (20.83%) CMS
2 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.56%) Apache
3 4 (5.56%) WordPress
4 3 (4.17%) MODX
5 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.39%) Drupal
6 1 (1.39%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.33%) PaaS
3 2 (2.78%) GitHub
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) MySQL
3 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.39%) KDB
6 1 (1.39%) Kdb+
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.56%) Ant
2 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.56%) Grunt
2 4 (5.56%) Maven
2 4 (5.56%) Selenium
3 2 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) gulp
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
4 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.39%) YouTrack
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (68.06%) HTML
2 44 (61.11%) CSS
3 37 (51.39%) AngularJS
4 28 (38.89%) .NET
5 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 20 (27.78%) jQuery
7 18 (25.00%) HTML5
8 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (22.22%) React
10 14 (19.44%) .NET Framework
10 14 (19.44%) Node.js
11 10 (13.89%) Entity Framework
12 9 (12.50%) CSS3
13 7 (9.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (8.33%) J2EE
14 6 (8.33%) Spring
14 6 (8.33%) Web Services
15 5 (6.94%) Ember.js
15 5 (6.94%) Hibernate
15 5 (6.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) User Experience
2 6 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Web Development
2 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (33.33%) MVC
4 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 7 (9.72%) Scrum
7 6 (8.33%) Web Design
8 5 (6.94%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (6.94%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (6.94%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.17%) Analytics
9 3 (4.17%) SDLC
9 3 (4.17%) SEO
9 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.78%) Content Management
10 2 (2.78%) CRM
10 2 (2.78%) OO
10 2 (2.78%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.78%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 50 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 18 (25.00%) C#
3 15 (20.83%) TypeScript
4 12 (16.67%) Java
5 8 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (2.78%) Python
6 2 (2.78%) SQL
7 1 (1.39%) C++
7 1 (1.39%) Perl
7 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe
4 1 (1.39%) Google
4 1 (1.39%) OpenText
4 1 (1.39%) Sybase
4 1 (1.39%) Telerik
4 1 (1.39%) Twitter
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago