The first table below looks at the demand for Web Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Development
Rank 73 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 5 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 1.07% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.52% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Average daily rate £325 £250 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £322 £319
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £42.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
926 525 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.01% 70.28% 67.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 237 406
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £50.83 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.81% +154.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.35 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £70.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Web Application Development
Scotland

Web Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Application Development across the Edinburgh region.

Web Application Development Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Application Development across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Web Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Application Development.

1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) JSF
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (25.00%) Ext JS
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Dojo
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) Sun Certification
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (12.50%) Ant
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) JSP

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
1 1 (12.50%) Facebook Platform
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) Dojo
3 2 (25.00%) Ext JS
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) JSF
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Facebook
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter