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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 56 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing Web Development 20 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.66% 1.15% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 1.60% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £413 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +35.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £267 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £26.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -44.68%
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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
897 810 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.44% 71.87% 67.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 385 349
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 20
Average hourly rate £15.77 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £34.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
1 34 (57.63%) HTML
2 33 (55.93%) CSS
2 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (45.76%) XML
4 24 (40.68%) JSON
5 22 (37.29%) HTML5
5 22 (37.29%) CSS3
6 20 (33.90%) Linux
6 20 (33.90%) HTTP
7 19 (32.20%) Web Services
8 17 (28.81%) Mac OS X
8 17 (28.81%) Responsive Web Design
9 16 (27.12%) Waterfall
9 16 (27.12%) SOAP
10 15 (25.42%) Dependency Management
11 14 (23.73%) RESTful
11 14 (23.73%) Project Management
12 13 (22.03%) Scrum
12 13 (22.03%) Web Accessibility
13 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (20.34%) jQuery
13 12 (20.34%) Backbone.js
13 12 (20.34%) Open Source
14 11 (18.64%) Release Management
15 10 (16.95%) Refactoring
15 10 (16.95%) MVC
15 10 (16.95%) .NET
15 10 (16.95%) Apple iOS
15 10 (16.95%) iOS Development

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (10.17%) CMS
2 4 (6.78%) Sitefinity
2 4 (6.78%) WordPress
3 3 (5.08%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.39%) Node.js
4 2 (3.39%) TeamSite
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) MySQL
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.47%) Subversion
3 3 (5.08%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.69%) NUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.69%) JUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.69%) Mockito
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
2 3 (5.08%) Retail
2 3 (5.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (79.66%) Developer
2 15 (25.42%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Web Developer
4 7 (11.86%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Lead Developer
5 6 (10.17%) ScrumMaster
6 5 (8.47%) UI Developer
6 5 (8.47%) UI Programmer
7 4 (6.78%) WordPress Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Programmer
8 3 (5.08%) iOS Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Web Team Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (1.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (57.63%) HTML
2 33 (55.93%) CSS
3 27 (45.76%) XML
4 24 (40.68%) JSON
5 22 (37.29%) HTML5
5 22 (37.29%) CSS3
6 19 (32.20%) Web Services
7 16 (27.12%) SOAP
8 14 (23.73%) RESTful
9 12 (20.34%) jQuery
9 12 (20.34%) Backbone.js
10 10 (16.95%) .NET
11 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
11 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
11 6 (10.17%) XSLT
12 5 (8.47%) Java EE
12 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (6.78%) XHTML
13 4 (6.78%) JSF
14 3 (5.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Open Source
2 6 (10.17%) User Experience
3 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.08%) FMCG
4 3 (5.08%) Graphic Design
4 3 (5.08%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.39%) Blog
6 1 (1.69%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Linux
2 17 (28.81%) Mac OS X
3 10 (16.95%) Apple iOS
4 7 (11.86%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 16 (27.12%) Waterfall
4 15 (25.42%) Dependency Management
5 14 (23.73%) Project Management
6 13 (22.03%) Scrum
6 13 (22.03%) Web Accessibility
7 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (18.64%) Release Management
9 10 (16.95%) Refactoring
9 10 (16.95%) MVC
9 10 (16.95%) iOS Development
9 10 (16.95%) Mentoring
10 9 (15.25%) Unit Testing
11 7 (11.86%) Android Development
11 7 (11.86%) Business Transformation
12 6 (10.17%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (10.17%) DSDM
13 5 (8.47%) Software Testing
13 5 (8.47%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
2 9 (15.25%) Java
3 7 (11.86%) PHP
4 6 (10.17%) SQL
5 5 (8.47%) C#
6 3 (5.08%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle
2 2 (3.39%) HP