The first table below looks at the demand for Web Design 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 Design over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Processes & Methodologies 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Design
Rank 115 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing Web Design 11 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.43% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.60% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 11
Average daily rate £401 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £394 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.18 £17.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+36.33% +54.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1658 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.15% 70.76% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 860 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Web Design
UK

Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Web Design
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Web Design Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Web Design
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Design across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Web Design Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Web Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Web Design Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Web Design
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 Design within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 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 +12 7 £401 - 1
Edinburgh -26 4 £310 -8.14%
Web Design
UK

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Web Design 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 Design.

1 16 (72.73%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) CSS
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) jQuery
4 6 (27.27%) Adobe
5 5 (22.73%) PHP
5 5 (22.73%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) HTML5
6 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (18.18%) J2EE
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) OO
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) Web Services
7 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) Apache CXF
7 3 (13.64%) CMS
7 3 (13.64%) Content Management
7 3 (13.64%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (13.64%) CSS3
8 2 (9.09%) RichFaces
8 2 (9.09%) REST
8 2 (9.09%) Spring
8 2 (9.09%) JSF
8 2 (9.09%) Maven
8 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Web Development
8 2 (9.09%) Java EE
8 2 (9.09%) Degree

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Web Design 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 Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) CMS
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Maven
1 2 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Web Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Web Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Digital Designer
4 3 (13.64%) UI Developer
4 3 (13.64%) UI Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Digital Designer
5 2 (9.09%) User Experience Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Web Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) CSS
3 8 (36.36%) jQuery
4 5 (22.73%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) J2EE
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) Apache CXF
6 3 (13.64%) CSS3
7 2 (9.09%) RichFaces
7 2 (9.09%) REST
7 2 (9.09%) Spring
7 2 (9.09%) JSF
7 2 (9.09%) Java EE
7 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) iBATIS
7 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
7 2 (9.09%) XML
7 2 (9.09%) XSLT
7 2 (9.09%) JSP
7 2 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Statistics
1 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Solaris
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (13.64%) OO
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
3 3 (13.64%) Content Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Online Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Web Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) BDD
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) PHP
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Adobe