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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Development
Rank 89 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 3 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £243 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.32% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -
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
1335 927 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 79.13% 78.16% 73.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 503 379
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.45% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £5.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Spring
3 9 (56.25%) Ajax
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) J2EE
4 8 (50.00%) XML
5 7 (43.75%) Perl
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
6 6 (37.50%) Struts
7 5 (31.25%) CSS
7 5 (31.25%) JSP
7 5 (31.25%) UNIX
7 5 (31.25%) MVC
7 5 (31.25%) Selenium
7 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (25.00%) GWT
8 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
8 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (25.00%) Banking
8 4 (25.00%) CruiseControl
8 4 (25.00%) OO
8 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 4 (25.00%) Web Services

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) SAS
3 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 4 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) JBuilder
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) Lombardi
4 1 (6.25%) HttpUnit
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Mockito
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Spring
2 9 (56.25%) Ajax
3 8 (50.00%) J2EE
3 8 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) Struts
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) JSP
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
6 4 (25.00%) GWT
6 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (18.75%) XSLT
8 2 (12.50%) JMS
8 2 (12.50%) EJB
8 2 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
2 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) System Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) RAD
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Perl
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica
2 1 (6.25%) Teradata
2 1 (6.25%) Alterian
2 1 (6.25%) Pega