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 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 57 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Development 21 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.78% 0.91% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 1.26% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 3
Average daily rate
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£381 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.57% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £413 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £27.50 £44.25
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -37.85%
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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
910 792 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 77.18% 71.74% 67.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 374 336
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 £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 33 (57.89%) HTML
1 33 (57.89%) JavaScript
1 33 (57.89%) CSS
2 28 (49.12%) XML
3 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.11%) JSON
4 23 (40.35%) HTML5
5 22 (38.60%) CSS3
6 20 (35.09%) Linux
6 20 (35.09%) HTTP
7 19 (33.33%) Web Services
8 18 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (29.82%) Mac OS X
9 17 (29.82%) Waterfall
10 16 (28.07%) SOAP
11 15 (26.32%) Dependency Management
12 14 (24.56%) RESTful
12 14 (24.56%) Project Management
13 13 (22.81%) Web Accessibility
13 13 (22.81%) jQuery
14 12 (21.05%) Open Source
14 12 (21.05%) Backbone.js
15 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (19.30%) Release Management
15 11 (19.30%) Scrum
16 10 (17.54%) Finance
16 10 (17.54%) Java
16 10 (17.54%) Refactoring
17 9 (15.79%) .NET
17 9 (15.79%) MVC

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (10.53%) CMS
2 4 (7.02%) WordPress
2 4 (7.02%) Sitefinity
3 3 (5.26%) TeamSite
3 3 (5.26%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (3.51%) Node.js
4 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) Subversion
3 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Publishing
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (80.70%) Developer
2 15 (26.32%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Web Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Lead Developer
4 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.53%) ScrumMaster
5 5 (8.77%) UI Developer
5 5 (8.77%) UI Programmer
6 4 (7.02%) WordPress Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Programmer
7 3 (5.26%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Web Team Leader
8 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.75%) IT Project Manager
9 1 (1.75%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (57.89%) HTML
1 33 (57.89%) CSS
2 28 (49.12%) XML
3 24 (42.11%) JSON
4 23 (40.35%) HTML5
5 22 (38.60%) CSS3
6 19 (33.33%) Web Services
7 16 (28.07%) SOAP
8 14 (24.56%) RESTful
9 13 (22.81%) jQuery
10 12 (21.05%) Backbone.js
11 9 (15.79%) .NET
12 6 (10.53%) XSLT
12 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
13 5 (8.77%) Java EE
13 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
14 4 (7.02%) XHTML
14 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (5.26%) JSF
15 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Open Source
2 3 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.26%) Graphic Design
2 3 (5.26%) FMCG
3 2 (3.51%) Blog
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.09%) Linux
2 17 (29.82%) Mac OS X
3 8 (14.04%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.77%) Android
5 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
3 17 (29.82%) Waterfall
4 15 (26.32%) Dependency Management
5 14 (24.56%) Project Management
6 13 (22.81%) Web Accessibility
7 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (19.30%) Release Management
7 11 (19.30%) Scrum
8 10 (17.54%) Refactoring
9 9 (15.79%) MVC
10 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
10 8 (14.04%) iOS Development
11 7 (12.28%) Business Transformation
12 6 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (10.53%) DSDM
13 5 (8.77%) Web Design
13 5 (8.77%) Software Testing
13 5 (8.77%) Android Development
13 5 (8.77%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 10 (17.54%) Java
3 7 (12.28%) PHP
4 5 (8.77%) SQL
5 3 (5.26%) C#
5 3 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.75%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.51%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago