The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Web 2.0 in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web 2.0 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Scotland 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 2.0
Rank 124 116 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.77% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £263 £346 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.18% +53.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £395 £300
% change year-on-year
-27.84% +31.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+130.88% -38.18%
Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
539 518 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.79% 21.96% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 255 207
Average daily rate £371 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 36
Average hourly rate £17.86 £13.75 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.89% -47.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.42 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £22.00 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Web 2.0
UK

Web 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Web 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Web 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web 2.0 across the Scotland region.

Web 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Web 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 across the Scotland region.

Web 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Web 2.0
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web 2.0 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +11 3 £254 -9.37%
Web 2.0
UK

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Web 2.0 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 2.0.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Social Network
2 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) XPath
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) NHS
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) CMS

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Web 2.0 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 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Social Network
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft