The table below looks at the statistics for Web Application Development skills 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 Application Development over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Development
Rank 138 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 4 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.73% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.93% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
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£354 £243 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -
Web Application Development
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2639 2161 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.37% 78.58% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1108 882
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 28 38
Average hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.55% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.70 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £165.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Web Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Web Application Development Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Web Application Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Web Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Web Application Development
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 Application Development within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -21 3 £350 +44.32% 7
Glasgow -10 1 £358 +43.00% 4
Web Application Development
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Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Web Application 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 Application Development.

1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) Oracle
2 14 (66.67%) Spring
3 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) XML
3 13 (61.90%) Ajax
4 12 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 12 (57.14%) J2EE
5 11 (52.38%) Perl
5 11 (52.38%) SQL
5 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (47.62%) Struts
7 9 (42.86%) JSP
7 9 (42.86%) CSS
7 9 (42.86%) UNIX
7 9 (42.86%) MVC
7 9 (42.86%) Selenium
7 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
8 8 (38.10%) Spring Web Flow
8 8 (38.10%) GWT
8 8 (38.10%) Spring MVC
8 8 (38.10%) WebSphere
8 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
8 8 (38.10%) Banking
8 8 (38.10%) CruiseControl
8 8 (38.10%) XSLT
8 8 (38.10%) OO
8 8 (38.10%) PL/SQL
9 6 (28.57%) JDBC
9 6 (28.57%) iBATIS

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Web Application 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 Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) WebSphere
2 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.76%) SAS
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Selenium
2 8 (38.10%) CruiseControl
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) JUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.76%) JBuilder
4 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) JMeter
4 1 (4.76%) Lombardi
4 1 (4.76%) HttpUnit
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Mockito
4 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (38.10%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Designer
4 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) Spring
2 13 (61.90%) Ajax
2 13 (61.90%) XML
3 12 (57.14%) J2EE
4 10 (47.62%) Struts
5 9 (42.86%) CSS
5 9 (42.86%) JSP
6 8 (38.10%) XSLT
6 8 (38.10%) Spring Web Flow
6 8 (38.10%) GWT
6 8 (38.10%) Spring MVC
7 6 (28.57%) iBATIS
7 6 (28.57%) JDBC
8 5 (23.81%) .NET
8 5 (23.81%) Web Services
9 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
9 4 (19.05%) HTML
10 3 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (14.29%) HTML5
11 2 (9.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) UNIX
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 9 (42.86%) MVC
3 8 (38.10%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Content Management
4 2 (9.52%) System Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) Perl
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) PL/SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
5 3 (14.29%) Ruby
5 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 3 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) C#
7 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Informatica
2 1 (4.76%) Teradata
2 1 (4.76%) Alterian
2 1 (4.76%) Pega