The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 66 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Development 20 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.50% 1.72% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.46% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
Average daily rate £385 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.07% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £220 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £381 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.56 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-38.41% +75.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
958 529 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 71.92% 69.97% 67.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 240 406
Average daily rate £396 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 23
Average hourly rate £25.00 £50.83 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.81% +144.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.35 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £70.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Web Development
Scotland

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 20 (60.61%) HTML
1 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 17 (51.52%) CSS
3 13 (39.39%) Java
4 12 (36.36%) jQuery
5 10 (30.30%) PHP
5 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (27.27%) Scrum
6 9 (27.27%) MySQL
7 8 (24.24%) Web Services
7 8 (24.24%) Linux
7 8 (24.24%) HTML5
8 7 (21.21%) CSS3
9 6 (18.18%) XML
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle
9 6 (18.18%) SQL
10 5 (15.15%) Project Management
10 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
10 5 (15.15%) Spring
11 4 (12.12%) Java EE
11 4 (12.12%) Release Management
11 4 (12.12%) JSON
11 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (12.12%) WordPress
11 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
11 4 (12.12%) DSDM
11 4 (12.12%) XHTML
11 4 (12.12%) Mac OS X
11 4 (12.12%) Finance

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (12.12%) WordPress
1 4 (12.12%) CMS
2 3 (9.09%) Drupal
3 2 (6.06%) Node.js
4 1 (3.03%) TeamSite
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Intranet
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 4 (12.12%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 3 (9.09%) UI Programmer
4 3 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 3 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) HTML
2 17 (51.52%) CSS
3 12 (36.36%) jQuery
4 8 (24.24%) Web Services
4 8 (24.24%) HTML5
5 7 (21.21%) CSS3
6 6 (18.18%) XML
7 5 (15.15%) Spring
8 4 (12.12%) Java EE
8 4 (12.12%) JSON
8 4 (12.12%) XHTML
9 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
9 3 (9.09%) SOAP
9 3 (9.09%) Backbone.js
10 2 (6.06%) JSF
10 2 (6.06%) OC4J
10 2 (6.06%) Apache CXF
10 2 (6.06%) RESTful
10 2 (6.06%) .NET
11 1 (3.03%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Open Source
2 2 (6.06%) Blog
2 2 (6.06%) GIS
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) FMCG
3 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Scrum
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Release Management
4 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.12%) DSDM
4 4 (12.12%) TDD
4 4 (12.12%) Content Management
5 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.09%) MVC
5 3 (9.09%) SOA
5 3 (9.09%) OO
5 3 (9.09%) User Stories
5 3 (9.09%) Dependency Management
5 3 (9.09%) BDD
5 3 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) PHP
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.06%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) Python
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
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