The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 80 90 94
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Development 48 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.76% 1.27% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 1.79% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 8
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £253 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £389 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.56 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-38.41% +75.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1958 1674 1866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 71.88% 70.96% 66.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 867 982
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 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 67
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 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Web Development
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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 16 April 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 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 +22 24 £309 -1.12% 10
Edinburgh -21 20 £385 +14.07% 8
Falkirk - - - -
Aberdeen - - - - 2
Dundee - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Aberdeenshire - - - -
Fife - - - - 1
Scottish Borders - - - -
Web Development
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Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 47 (66.20%) JavaScript
2 46 (64.79%) HTML
3 39 (54.93%) CSS
4 36 (50.70%) jQuery
5 23 (32.39%) Java
6 19 (26.76%) .NET
7 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
7 18 (25.35%) SQL
7 18 (25.35%) HTML5
8 17 (23.94%) MySQL
8 17 (23.94%) CMS
8 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (22.54%) Content Management
9 16 (22.54%) MVC
9 16 (22.54%) XML
9 16 (22.54%) Linux
10 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
11 14 (19.72%) Web Services
11 14 (19.72%) Degree
12 13 (18.31%) PHP
12 13 (18.31%) Project Management
13 12 (16.90%) C#
14 11 (15.49%) XHTML
14 11 (15.49%) Mac OS X
14 11 (15.49%) TDD
14 11 (15.49%) CSS3
15 10 (14.08%) BDD
15 10 (14.08%) Spring
15 10 (14.08%) Scrum
15 10 (14.08%) OO

Web Development
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 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 17 (23.94%) CMS
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.63%) Drupal
2 4 (5.63%) WordPress
2 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.23%) IIS
3 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.82%) Node.js
4 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.41%) TeamSite
5 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.41%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.41%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) Intranet
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.94%) MySQL
3 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.82%) MarkLogic
7 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.41%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.41%) KDB
8 1 (1.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Subversion
2 5 (7.04%) Jasmine
2 5 (7.04%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.04%) RSpec
3 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.63%) JUnit
4 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.82%) Maven
6 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.41%) Selenium
6 1 (1.41%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.41%) PhoneGap
General
1 5 (7.04%) Publishing
1 5 (7.04%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (74.65%) Developer
2 16 (22.54%) Web Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.86%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.63%) WordPress Developer
7 4 (5.63%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Developer
8 3 (4.23%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.23%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Portal Developer
8 3 (4.23%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Portal Developer
8 3 (4.23%) UI Programmer
9 2 (2.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (64.79%) HTML
2 39 (54.93%) CSS
3 36 (50.70%) jQuery
4 19 (26.76%) .NET
5 18 (25.35%) HTML5
6 16 (22.54%) XML
7 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
8 14 (19.72%) Web Services
9 11 (15.49%) XHTML
9 11 (15.49%) CSS3
10 10 (14.08%) Spring
11 9 (12.68%) JSON
12 8 (11.27%) Backbone.js
13 6 (8.45%) SOAP
13 6 (8.45%) XSLT
14 5 (7.04%) Ajax
14 5 (7.04%) JSP
14 5 (7.04%) J2EE
14 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (7.04%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Open Source
2 3 (4.23%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) Blog
3 2 (2.82%) GIS
4 1 (1.41%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.41%) FMCG
4 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.41%) Social Media
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Linux
2 11 (15.49%) Mac OS X
3 6 (8.45%) Solaris
4 5 (7.04%) AIX
5 3 (4.23%) Windows
5 3 (4.23%) Android
5 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.82%) UNIX
7 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.54%) Content Management
2 16 (22.54%) MVC
3 13 (18.31%) Project Management
4 11 (15.49%) TDD
5 10 (14.08%) BDD
5 10 (14.08%) Scrum
5 10 (14.08%) OO
6 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.45%) Pair Programming
8 5 (7.04%) SOA
8 5 (7.04%) Web Accessibility
8 5 (7.04%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (5.63%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.63%) Release Management
9 4 (5.63%) DSDM
9 4 (5.63%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.23%) Supplier Management
10 3 (4.23%) Migration
10 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (66.20%) JavaScript
2 23 (32.39%) Java
3 18 (25.35%) SQL
4 13 (18.31%) PHP
5 12 (16.90%) C#
6 6 (8.45%) Ruby
7 5 (7.04%) CoffeeScript
8 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.23%) Perl
10 2 (2.82%) XQuery
10 2 (2.82%) Python
11 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Oracle
2 4 (5.63%) IBM
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.41%) Alterian
4 1 (1.41%) Cognos
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe
4 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.41%) StreamBase
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