The table below looks at the statistics for Web Design 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 Design over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Design
Rank 46 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Design 31 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.58% 0.36% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 0.51% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 1
Average daily rate
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£390 £356 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% -10.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £293
% change year-on-year
- +19.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
Web Design
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
920 791 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.67% 71.71% 67.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 373 336
Average daily rate £400 £396 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 18
Average hourly rate £15.77 £21.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.49% +24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Web Design Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Web Design
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Design across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Web Design Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Design across the Edinburgh region.

Web Design Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Web Design 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 Design.

1 23 (67.65%) jQuery
2 18 (52.94%) HTML
3 16 (47.06%) Java
3 16 (47.06%) JSF
3 16 (47.06%) RichFaces
4 15 (44.12%) JSP
5 14 (41.18%) SOAP
5 14 (41.18%) XML
5 14 (41.18%) J2EE
5 14 (41.18%) Java EE
6 13 (38.24%) Apache CXF
6 13 (38.24%) RESTful
6 13 (38.24%) HTTP
7 12 (35.29%) JBoss
8 11 (32.35%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (29.41%) CSS
9 10 (29.41%) MVC
10 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
11 8 (23.53%) HTML5
12 7 (20.59%) CSS3
12 7 (20.59%) JSON
12 7 (20.59%) Ajax
12 7 (20.59%) Apache
12 7 (20.59%) DOM
12 7 (20.59%) Web Services
13 6 (17.65%) Maven
13 6 (17.65%) Subversion
13 6 (17.65%) Backbone.js
13 6 (17.65%) Twitter
13 6 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Web Design 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 Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Umbraco
2 3 (8.82%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.94%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Subversion
1 6 (17.65%) Maven
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 19 (55.88%) UI Programmer
2 19 (55.88%) UI Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Web Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Designer
4 4 (11.76%) Digital Designer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior UI Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Digital Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Designer
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) jQuery
2 18 (52.94%) HTML
3 16 (47.06%) JSF
3 16 (47.06%) RichFaces
4 15 (44.12%) JSP
5 14 (41.18%) SOAP
5 14 (41.18%) Java EE
5 14 (41.18%) J2EE
5 14 (41.18%) XML
6 13 (38.24%) Apache CXF
6 13 (38.24%) RESTful
7 10 (29.41%) CSS
8 8 (23.53%) HTML5
9 7 (20.59%) CSS3
9 7 (20.59%) JSON
9 7 (20.59%) Web Services
9 7 (20.59%) Ajax
9 7 (20.59%) DOM
10 6 (17.65%) Backbone.js
10 6 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (29.41%) MVC
3 5 (14.71%) Web Development
4 3 (8.82%) TDD
5 2 (5.88%) User Experience Design
5 2 (5.88%) Use Case
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
5 2 (5.88%) User Stories
6 1 (2.94%) Build Automation
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) JBoss
2 6 (17.65%) Twitter
3 4 (11.76%) Adobe
4 3 (8.82%) Sitecore