The table below looks at the statistics for Web 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 Development over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 68 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Development 18 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.22% 2.36% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 3.24% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 7
Average daily rate
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£313 £400 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £318 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £447 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.61 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+61.96% -38.25%
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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
1124 895 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.46% 72.76% 71.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 527 269
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% -64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Web Development
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Web Development Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Web 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 Development.

1 27 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 26 (50.98%) HTML
2 26 (50.98%) CSS
3 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (37.25%) Java
5 16 (31.37%) PHP
6 12 (23.53%) Linux
7 11 (21.57%) Web Services
7 11 (21.57%) jQuery
8 10 (19.61%) TDD
8 10 (19.61%) JUnit
9 9 (17.65%) CMS
9 9 (17.65%) Unit Testing
9 9 (17.65%) HTML5
9 9 (17.65%) CSS3
9 9 (17.65%) Laravel
9 9 (17.65%) Grunt
9 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
10 8 (15.69%) Jasmine
10 8 (15.69%) WordPress
10 8 (15.69%) SQL
11 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
11 7 (13.73%) J2EE
11 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
11 7 (13.73%) Degree
11 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
11 7 (13.73%) Open Source
12 6 (11.76%) Sass
12 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
12 6 (11.76%) Bower

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Web 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 Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (17.65%) CMS
2 8 (15.69%) WordPress
3 5 (9.80%) Drupal
3 5 (9.80%) Apache
4 4 (7.84%) nginx
5 2 (3.92%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.92%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.96%) SAS
6 1 (1.96%) JBoss
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.96%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.96%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Internet
2 2 (3.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.96%) MS Access
4 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Redis
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) JUnit
2 9 (17.65%) Grunt
3 8 (15.69%) Jasmine
4 6 (11.76%) Bower
4 6 (11.76%) Ant
4 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.84%) TestNG
5 4 (7.84%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (3.92%) Subversion
6 2 (3.92%) Maven
7 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (9.80%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
2 8 (15.69%) Web Developer
2 8 (15.69%) PHP Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Lotus Notes Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Linux Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Designer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) HTML
1 26 (50.98%) CSS
2 11 (21.57%) Web Services
2 11 (21.57%) jQuery
3 9 (17.65%) HTML5
3 9 (17.65%) CSS3
3 9 (17.65%) Laravel
4 7 (13.73%) J2EE
5 6 (11.76%) Sass
5 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (9.80%) JSF
7 4 (7.84%) JSON
7 4 (7.84%) SVG
7 4 (7.84%) JavaBeans
7 4 (7.84%) XML
7 4 (7.84%) SOAP
7 4 (7.84%) Spring
7 4 (7.84%) LESS
7 4 (7.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
1 7 (13.73%) Open Source
2 5 (9.80%) User Experience
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Social Media
4 1 (1.96%) Blog
4 1 (1.96%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) TDD
3 9 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
5 6 (11.76%) Content Management
6 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.80%) Refactoring
6 5 (9.80%) MVC
6 5 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.84%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.84%) Migration
7 4 (7.84%) Scrum
8 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.92%) System Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 19 (37.25%) Java
3 16 (31.37%) PHP
4 8 (15.69%) SQL
5 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
6 5 (9.80%) C#
7 4 (7.84%) PHP5
8 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) VBA
8 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) TeamSite
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Sun
2 4 (7.84%) Adobe
3 2 (3.92%) HubSpot
3 2 (3.92%) Lotus
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Informatica
4 1 (1.96%) Teradata
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