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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 53 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Development 31 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.43% 0.68% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 0.96% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £270 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £234 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £384 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £303
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+86.15% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
951 730 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.47% 71.36% 69.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 355 333
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £33.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 35 (60.34%) HTML
2 34 (58.62%) JavaScript
2 34 (58.62%) CSS
3 28 (48.28%) XML
4 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (41.38%) JSON
4 24 (41.38%) HTML5
5 23 (39.66%) CSS3
6 20 (34.48%) Linux
6 20 (34.48%) HTTP
7 19 (32.76%) Web Services
8 18 (31.03%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (29.31%) Mac OS X
9 17 (29.31%) Waterfall
10 16 (27.59%) SOAP
10 16 (27.59%) Project Management
11 15 (25.86%) Dependency Management
12 14 (24.14%) RESTful
12 14 (24.14%) jQuery
13 13 (22.41%) Web Accessibility
14 12 (20.69%) Open Source
14 12 (20.69%) Backbone.js
15 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (18.97%) Release Management
15 11 (18.97%) .NET
16 10 (17.24%) Scrum
16 10 (17.24%) Refactoring
17 9 (15.52%) MVC
17 9 (15.52%) PHP
17 9 (15.52%) Java

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (10.34%) CMS
2 4 (6.90%) WordPress
2 4 (6.90%) Sitefinity
3 3 (5.17%) TeamSite
3 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (3.45%) Node.js
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 20 (34.48%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) MySQL
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) Subversion
3 3 (5.17%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Publishing
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (79.31%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) Front-End Developer
3 14 (24.14%) Web Developer
4 7 (12.07%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Lead Developer
6 5 (8.62%) ScrumMaster
6 5 (8.62%) UI Developer
6 5 (8.62%) UI Programmer
7 4 (6.90%) WordPress Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Web Team Leader
9 2 (3.45%) Programmer
9 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.45%) iOS Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Architect
10 1 (1.72%) IT Project Manager
10 1 (1.72%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (60.34%) HTML
2 34 (58.62%) CSS
3 28 (48.28%) XML
4 24 (41.38%) JSON
4 24 (41.38%) HTML5
5 23 (39.66%) CSS3
6 19 (32.76%) Web Services
7 16 (27.59%) SOAP
8 14 (24.14%) jQuery
8 14 (24.14%) RESTful
9 12 (20.69%) Backbone.js
10 11 (18.97%) .NET
11 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
11 6 (10.34%) XSLT
11 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.62%) Java EE
13 4 (6.90%) XHTML
13 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (5.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Open Source
2 3 (5.17%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.17%) Graphic Design
2 3 (5.17%) FMCG
3 2 (3.45%) Blog
3 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Linux
2 17 (29.31%) Mac OS X
3 7 (12.07%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.62%) Android
5 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) Responsive Web Design
3 17 (29.31%) Waterfall
4 16 (27.59%) Project Management
5 15 (25.86%) Dependency Management
6 13 (22.41%) Web Accessibility
7 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (18.97%) Release Management
8 10 (17.24%) Refactoring
8 10 (17.24%) Scrum
9 9 (15.52%) MVC
10 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
11 7 (12.07%) iOS Development
11 7 (12.07%) Business Transformation
12 6 (10.34%) DSDM
13 5 (8.62%) Web Design
13 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
13 5 (8.62%) User Stories
13 5 (8.62%) Android Development
14 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (15.52%) PHP
2 9 (15.52%) Java
3 5 (8.62%) C#
3 5 (8.62%) SQL
4 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle
1 3 (5.17%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) JBoss