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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Development
Rank 69 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Development 27 33 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.91% 2.48% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 3.11% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 4
Average daily rate £375 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.02 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £34.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-36.76% +51.11%
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
1154 1062 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.50% 79.79% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 590 434
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% +107.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.50 £14.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016, 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 31 (55.36%) HTML
1 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
2 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (48.21%) AngularJS
4 23 (41.07%) CSS
5 17 (30.36%) Web Services
5 17 (30.36%) jQuery
5 17 (30.36%) HTML5
6 16 (28.57%) Open Source
7 15 (26.79%) JSON
7 15 (26.79%) XML
8 13 (23.21%) .NET
8 13 (23.21%) Java
8 13 (23.21%) Project Management
8 13 (23.21%) Unit Testing
8 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (23.21%) Waterfall
8 13 (23.21%) CSS3
9 12 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (21.43%) RESTful
10 11 (19.64%) SDLC
10 11 (19.64%) HTTP
10 11 (19.64%) Mac OS X
10 11 (19.64%) SOAP
10 11 (19.64%) Linux
11 10 (17.86%) SQL
11 10 (17.86%) Scrum
11 10 (17.86%) Software Testing
11 10 (17.86%) User Experience
11 10 (17.86%) Front End Development

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (12.50%) CMS
1 7 (12.50%) Node.js
2 6 (10.71%) Apache
2 6 (10.71%) ArcGIS
3 5 (8.93%) nginx
4 2 (3.57%) WordPress
5 1 (1.79%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.79%) Drupal
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.79%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) IaaS
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) GIS
2 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) DTS
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.07%) Grunt
3 8 (14.29%) gulp
4 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.36%) JDeveloper
5 3 (5.36%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.57%) NUnit
6 2 (3.57%) ReSharper
6 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.79%) WebStorm
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Military
3 1 (1.79%) Publishing
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) HTML Developer
2 10 (17.86%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (14.29%) GIS Developer
4 8 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Angular Developer
6 5 (8.93%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior UI Developer
7 4 (7.14%) UI Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.36%) CSS Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (55.36%) HTML
2 27 (48.21%) AngularJS
3 23 (41.07%) CSS
4 17 (30.36%) HTML5
4 17 (30.36%) jQuery
4 17 (30.36%) Web Services
5 15 (26.79%) JSON
5 15 (26.79%) XML
6 13 (23.21%) .NET
6 13 (23.21%) CSS3
7 12 (21.43%) RESTful
8 11 (19.64%) SOAP
9 10 (17.86%) Backbone.js
10 9 (16.07%) Ember.js
11 7 (12.50%) Browserify
11 7 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (12.50%) Meteor
11 7 (12.50%) Polymer
11 7 (12.50%) Sass
12 6 (10.71%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) User Experience
2 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.14%) iPad
4 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Linux
1 11 (19.64%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) Open Source
3 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (23.21%) Project Management
3 13 (23.21%) Unit Testing
3 13 (23.21%) Waterfall
4 12 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (19.64%) SDLC
6 10 (17.86%) Front End Development
6 10 (17.86%) Scrum
6 10 (17.86%) Software Testing
6 10 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (16.07%) Refactoring
7 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
8 8 (14.29%) API Design
8 8 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (14.29%) System Testing
8 8 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
2 13 (23.21%) Java
3 10 (17.86%) SQL
4 9 (16.07%) PHP
5 5 (8.93%) PHP 5
6 4 (7.14%) C#
6 4 (7.14%) ES6
6 4 (7.14%) JSX
7 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.57%) Python
8 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.79%) Ada
9 1 (1.79%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.79%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.79%) C
9 1 (1.79%) C++
9 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Zend
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe
3 1 (1.79%) Apple
3 1 (1.79%) PayPal
3 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.79%) Siebel