The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Development
Rank 77 72 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 10 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.69% 0.49% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.69% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate
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£243 £298 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% -31.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Web Application Development
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1087 869 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.76% 71.64% 66.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 469 281
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 12
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.21 £4.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.40 £151.40 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Unit Testing
3 12 (63.16%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) Relational Database
4 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) Struts
5 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 9 (47.37%) Spring
6 8 (42.11%) Ajax
6 8 (42.11%) Banking
6 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
6 8 (42.11%) MVC
6 8 (42.11%) Spring MVC
6 8 (42.11%) Selenium
6 8 (42.11%) Spring Web Flow
6 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
6 8 (42.11%) iBATIS
6 8 (42.11%) GWT
6 8 (42.11%) Perl
6 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
6 8 (42.11%) J2EE
6 8 (42.11%) Oracle
6 8 (42.11%) CSS
6 8 (42.11%) JDBC
6 8 (42.11%) JSP
6 8 (42.11%) XML
6 8 (42.11%) XSLT
6 8 (42.11%) UNIX
6 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 8 (42.11%) OO

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
1 8 (42.11%) Selenium
2 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
3 4 (21.05%) Subversion
4 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
4 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 3 (15.79%) JBuilder
5 1 (5.26%) JMeter
5 1 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (5.26%) Ant
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Java Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Programmer
3 7 (36.84%) C++ Developer
3 7 (36.84%) C++ Programmer
4 5 (26.32%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Struts
2 9 (47.37%) Spring
3 8 (42.11%) Ajax
3 8 (42.11%) Spring MVC
3 8 (42.11%) Spring Web Flow
3 8 (42.11%) iBATIS
3 8 (42.11%) GWT
3 8 (42.11%) J2EE
3 8 (42.11%) CSS
3 8 (42.11%) JDBC
3 8 (42.11%) JSP
3 8 (42.11%) XML
3 8 (42.11%) XSLT
3 8 (42.11%) JMS
4 3 (15.79%) Middleware
4 3 (15.79%) EJB
4 3 (15.79%) Struts2
5 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.26%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) UNIX
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Unit Testing
3 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 8 (42.11%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) System Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) Perl
4 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
4 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
5 7 (36.84%) C++
6 6 (31.58%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle