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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 45 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Development 33 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.40% 1.22% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 1.69% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -9.09%
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 £34.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+51.11% -18.18%
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
1055 828 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.67% 72.13% 66.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 434 230
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.85% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) CSS
3 21 (42.00%) HTML
3 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (36.00%) Java
5 13 (26.00%) TDD
6 11 (22.00%) JUnit
7 10 (20.00%) J2EE
7 10 (20.00%) SQL
8 9 (18.00%) PHP
8 9 (18.00%) Web Services
8 9 (18.00%) Linux
9 8 (16.00%) Finance
9 8 (16.00%) Internet
9 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (16.00%) jQuery
9 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
10 7 (14.00%) Grunt
10 7 (14.00%) Degree
10 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
10 7 (14.00%) Scrum
11 6 (12.00%) Sun
11 6 (12.00%) Sun Certification
11 6 (12.00%) CMS
11 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
11 6 (12.00%) C#
11 6 (12.00%) Ant
11 6 (12.00%) HTML5
11 6 (12.00%) CSS3
11 6 (12.00%) Laravel

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (12.00%) CMS
2 3 (6.00%) Apache
2 3 (6.00%) nginx
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (4.00%) Drupal
3 2 (4.00%) WordPress
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.00%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) JUnit
2 7 (14.00%) Grunt
3 6 (12.00%) Ant
4 5 (10.00%) Jasmine
4 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.00%) TestNG
6 3 (6.00%) Bower
7 2 (4.00%) Maven
8 1 (2.00%) Selenium
8 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.00%) NUnit
8 1 (2.00%) Subversion
8 1 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.00%) Mockito
8 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (12.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Lotus Notes Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Programmer
7 2 (4.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) CSS
2 21 (42.00%) HTML
3 10 (20.00%) J2EE
4 9 (18.00%) Web Services
5 8 (16.00%) jQuery
6 6 (12.00%) Laravel
6 6 (12.00%) HTML5
6 6 (12.00%) CSS3
7 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (10.00%) .NET
8 4 (8.00%) XML
8 4 (8.00%) Spring
8 4 (8.00%) Sass
8 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.00%) JSON
8 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.00%) RESTful
9 3 (6.00%) JSF
9 3 (6.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) User Experience
3 3 (6.00%) Open Source
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) TDD
3 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (14.00%) Scrum
5 6 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.00%) MVC
6 5 (10.00%) Content Management
6 5 (10.00%) OO
6 5 (10.00%) iOS Development
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.00%) Refactoring
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.00%) Web Design
9 2 (4.00%) Information Security
9 2 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) Direct Marketing
9 2 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (36.00%) Java
3 10 (20.00%) SQL
4 9 (18.00%) PHP
5 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (6.00%) PHP5
7 1 (2.00%) VBA
7 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Sun
2 2 (4.00%) Lotus
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) HubSpot
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Apple
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 19 days ago