The table below looks at the statistics for Web 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 Development over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 80 86 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Development 50 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.79% 1.14% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 1.63% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +29.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £241 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £27.50 £44.25
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -37.85%
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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
2126 1714 1749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.06% 69.90% 65.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 862 843
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 68
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% +64.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Web Development
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Web Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Development across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Web Development Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Web Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Web 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 Development within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
Glasgow +2 21 £450 +88.48% 12
Edinburgh +1 21 £381 -7.57% 9
Stirling - 5 - -
Aberdeen +9 1 £352 +8.17%
Dundee - - - -
Renfrewshire - - - -
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Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 70 (61.95%) HTML
2 66 (58.41%) JavaScript
3 54 (47.79%) CSS
4 41 (36.28%) jQuery
5 36 (31.86%) HTML5
6 35 (30.97%) XML
7 34 (30.09%) Linux
8 33 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (27.43%) .NET
10 28 (24.78%) Java
10 28 (24.78%) Mac OS X
11 27 (23.89%) Web Services
12 26 (23.01%) SQL
12 26 (23.01%) JSON
13 25 (22.12%) CSS3
14 23 (20.35%) HTTP
15 21 (18.58%) SQL Server
16 20 (17.70%) SOAP
17 19 (16.81%) MVC
17 19 (16.81%) Backbone.js
17 19 (16.81%) Responsive Web Design
18 18 (15.93%) CMS
18 18 (15.93%) Project Management
19 17 (15.04%) Oracle
19 17 (15.04%) Workflow
19 17 (15.04%) Waterfall
20 16 (14.16%) RESTful
20 16 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
21 15 (13.27%) HP
21 15 (13.27%) SharePoint

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (15.93%) CMS
2 15 (13.27%) SharePoint
3 11 (9.73%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (5.31%) FileNet
5 5 (4.42%) WordPress
5 5 (4.42%) WebSphere Portal
5 5 (4.42%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.54%) IIS
6 4 (3.54%) Umbraco
6 4 (3.54%) Sitefinity
7 3 (2.65%) TeamSite
8 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.77%) Node.js
8 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.77%) GemFire
9 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.88%) Drupal
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) DNS
2 1 (0.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.50%) MySQL
3 10 (8.85%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.42%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.54%) KDB
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.77%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (8.85%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.19%) RSpec
2 7 (6.19%) Subversion
2 7 (6.19%) Cucumber
2 7 (6.19%) Jasmine
3 4 (3.54%) JUnit
4 3 (2.65%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.88%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.88%) Maven
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (11.50%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Banking
3 6 (5.31%) Back Office
4 4 (3.54%) Retail
5 3 (2.65%) Publishing
6 2 (1.77%) Front Office
7 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (82.30%) Developer
2 20 (17.70%) Web Developer
3 18 (15.93%) .NET Developer
4 16 (14.16%) Java Developer
5 15 (13.27%) Front-End Developer
6 12 (10.62%) Senior Developer
7 10 (8.85%) SQL Developer
8 6 (5.31%) Lead Developer
8 6 (5.31%) ScrumMaster
9 5 (4.42%) UI Developer
9 5 (4.42%) UI Programmer
9 5 (4.42%) Programmer
9 5 (4.42%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (3.54%) FileNet Developer
10 4 (3.54%) WordPress Developer
11 3 (2.65%) iOS Developer
11 3 (2.65%) Portal Developer
11 3 (2.65%) Designer
11 3 (2.65%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (2.65%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (61.95%) HTML
2 54 (47.79%) CSS
3 41 (36.28%) jQuery
4 36 (31.86%) HTML5
5 35 (30.97%) XML
6 31 (27.43%) .NET
7 27 (23.89%) Web Services
8 26 (23.01%) JSON
9 25 (22.12%) CSS3
10 20 (17.70%) SOAP
11 19 (16.81%) Backbone.js
12 16 (14.16%) RESTful
13 14 (12.39%) J2EE
14 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET
15 11 (9.73%) XSLT
16 8 (7.08%) Ruby on Rails
17 7 (6.19%) XHTML
17 7 (6.19%) JSP
17 7 (6.19%) Ember.js
17 7 (6.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Open Source
2 4 (3.54%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.65%) Graphic Design
3 3 (2.65%) FMCG
4 2 (1.77%) Equities
4 2 (1.77%) Blog
4 2 (1.77%) Social Media
5 1 (0.88%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.09%) Linux
2 28 (24.78%) Mac OS X
3 8 (7.08%) UNIX
3 8 (7.08%) Solaris
3 8 (7.08%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.19%) AIX
5 5 (4.42%) Android
6 2 (1.77%) Windows
7 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (16.81%) MVC
2 19 (16.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 18 (15.93%) Project Management
4 17 (15.04%) Workflow
4 17 (15.04%) Waterfall
5 16 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (13.27%) Dependency Management
7 13 (11.50%) Web Accessibility
8 12 (10.62%) Scrum
8 12 (10.62%) Process Management
8 12 (10.62%) TDD
9 11 (9.73%) Content Management
9 11 (9.73%) Release Management
9 11 (9.73%) BDD
10 10 (8.85%) Unit Testing
10 10 (8.85%) Refactoring
11 8 (7.08%) Web Design
11 8 (7.08%) iOS Development
12 7 (6.19%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 66 (58.41%) JavaScript
2 28 (24.78%) Java
3 26 (23.01%) SQL
4 14 (12.39%) T-SQL
5 12 (10.62%) PHP
6 8 (7.08%) Ruby
6 8 (7.08%) C#
7 7 (6.19%) CoffeeScript
8 6 (5.31%) Python
9 5 (4.42%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.42%) Perl
10 3 (2.65%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.88%) Scala
11 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.19%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) MCSD
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.88%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) WCAG
2 1 (0.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Oracle
2 15 (13.27%) HP
3 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.62%) Kofax
5 9 (7.96%) IBM
6 4 (3.54%) Sitecore
6 4 (3.54%) StreamBase
7 1 (0.88%) Zend
7 1 (0.88%) JBoss
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