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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 65 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Development 27 30 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.66% 2.34% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.99% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
Web 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
1298 1003 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 79.88% 78.30% 73.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 587 367
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £6.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.90 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 24 (53.33%) HTML
2 23 (51.11%) CSS
3 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (31.11%) Java
5 13 (28.89%) Linux
6 12 (26.67%) Web Services
6 12 (26.67%) CSS3
7 11 (24.44%) HTML5
8 10 (22.22%) PHP
8 10 (22.22%) SQL
8 10 (22.22%) jQuery
9 9 (20.00%) C#
10 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
10 8 (17.78%) CMS
10 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
11 7 (15.56%) Content Management
11 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
11 7 (15.56%) Apache
11 7 (15.56%) J2EE
11 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
12 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
12 6 (13.33%) Open Source
12 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
12 6 (13.33%) User Experience
12 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
12 6 (13.33%) MVC
12 6 (13.33%) Finance
12 6 (13.33%) Scrum

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
1 8 (17.78%) CMS
2 7 (15.56%) Apache
3 6 (13.33%) WordPress
4 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.89%) Node.js
5 3 (6.67%) Drupal
6 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.22%) LiveCycle
6 1 (2.22%) nginx
6 1 (2.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
2 3 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.11%) MySQL
4 4 (8.89%) Redis
5 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.11%) Ant
2 5 (11.11%) JUnit
3 4 (8.89%) Grunt
3 4 (8.89%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.67%) Jasmine
4 3 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (6.67%) Bower
5 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.44%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (4.44%) Subversion
6 1 (2.22%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (2.22%) gulp
6 1 (2.22%) WebStorm
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Military
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Web Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.44%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.22%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Linux Developer
8 1 (2.22%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.22%) UX Designer
8 1 (2.22%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (53.33%) HTML
2 23 (51.11%) CSS
3 12 (26.67%) Web Services
3 12 (26.67%) CSS3
4 11 (24.44%) HTML5
5 10 (22.22%) jQuery
6 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
6 7 (15.56%) J2EE
7 5 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (11.11%) RESTful
7 5 (11.11%) XML
7 5 (11.11%) JSON
8 4 (8.89%) Sass
8 4 (8.89%) .NET
9 3 (6.67%) SOAP
9 3 (6.67%) SVG
9 3 (6.67%) JavaBeans
9 3 (6.67%) JSF
9 3 (6.67%) Ajax
9 3 (6.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) User Experience
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Social Media
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Blog
5 1 (2.22%) Economics
5 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.56%) Content Management
2 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.33%) Scrum
3 6 (13.33%) MVC
3 6 (13.33%) Refactoring
3 6 (13.33%) Open Source
4 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.11%) TDD
4 5 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (8.89%) SDLC
5 4 (8.89%) Web Design
6 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Migration
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) System Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Investment Management
6 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
2 14 (31.11%) Java
3 10 (22.22%) PHP
3 10 (22.22%) SQL
4 9 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.44%) Ruby
6 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.44%) Ada
6 2 (4.44%) Perl
6 2 (4.44%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) C
7 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Sun Certification
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) zsh
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
1 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Adobe
1 4 (8.89%) Sun
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Zend
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 13 days ago