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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Development
Rank 87 73 90
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Contract jobs citing Web Development 43 49 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.69% 1.82% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.28% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 14
Average daily rate £323 £400 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.37% +56.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £302 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £455 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.02 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £34.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +51.11%
Web Development
UK

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
2047 2146 1680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.24% 79.51% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 1226 834
Average daily rate £380 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 31
Average hourly rate £33.71 £25.50 £29.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.19% -12.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.61 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £47.50 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -16 27 £375 -6.25% 8
Glasgow +8 10 £200 -46.66% 8
Renfrewshire - 4 £330 - 1
Web Development
UK

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 45 (53.57%) HTML
2 38 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 36 (42.86%) CSS
4 33 (39.29%) AngularJS
5 32 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (29.76%) Java
6 25 (29.76%) HTML5
7 23 (27.38%) .NET
7 23 (27.38%) Web Services
8 22 (26.19%) XML
8 22 (26.19%) Unit Testing
9 20 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (23.81%) CSS3
9 20 (23.81%) Project Management
10 19 (22.62%) jQuery
11 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
11 17 (20.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (19.05%) Open Source
12 16 (19.05%) SOAP
12 16 (19.05%) C#
13 15 (17.86%) Eclipse
13 15 (17.86%) User Experience
13 15 (17.86%) JSON
14 14 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 14 (16.67%) SQL
14 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 13 (15.48%) MVC
15 13 (15.48%) Scrum
15 13 (15.48%) Oracle
15 13 (15.48%) Waterfall

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (9.52%) Apache
2 7 (8.33%) CMS
2 7 (8.33%) Node.js
3 6 (7.14%) ArcGIS
4 5 (5.95%) nginx
5 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.38%) WordPress
7 1 (1.19%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.19%) Drupal
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.19%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.19%) IaaS
4 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) GIS
2 8 (9.52%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) DTS
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.86%) Eclipse
3 12 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 9 (10.71%) Grunt
5 8 (9.52%) gulp
6 7 (8.33%) MSI
6 7 (8.33%) Subversion
7 6 (7.14%) Maven
8 5 (5.95%) Bitbucket
8 5 (5.95%) Gradle
8 5 (5.95%) JUnit
8 5 (5.95%) Mockito
9 3 (3.57%) JDeveloper
9 3 (3.57%) Mercurial
9 3 (3.57%) NUnit
9 3 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (3.57%) ReSharper
9 3 (3.57%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 11 (13.10%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Military
4 1 (1.19%) Publishing
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (67.86%) Developer
2 14 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 11 (13.10%) HTML Developer
3 11 (13.10%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (11.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (11.90%) Software Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Angular Developer
5 8 (9.52%) GIS Developer
5 8 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 6 (7.14%) UI Developer
7 5 (5.95%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Content Editor
7 5 (5.95%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Development Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior UI Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (53.57%) HTML
2 36 (42.86%) CSS
3 33 (39.29%) AngularJS
4 25 (29.76%) HTML5
5 23 (27.38%) .NET
5 23 (27.38%) Web Services
6 22 (26.19%) XML
7 20 (23.81%) CSS3
8 19 (22.62%) jQuery
9 16 (19.05%) SOAP
10 15 (17.86%) JSON
11 13 (15.48%) RESTful
12 10 (11.90%) Backbone.js
13 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET
13 9 (10.71%) Ember.js
13 9 (10.71%) React
13 9 (10.71%) Sass
13 9 (10.71%) WinForms
13 9 (10.71%) WPF
14 8 (9.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) User Experience
2 10 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.95%) Copywriting
5 4 (4.76%) iPad
6 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.38%) W3C
7 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.19%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Linux
1 11 (13.10%) Mac OS X
2 8 (9.52%) Windows
2 8 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.19%) Unit Testing
3 20 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (23.81%) Project Management
4 17 (20.24%) Responsive Web Design
5 16 (19.05%) Open Source
6 13 (15.48%) MVC
6 13 (15.48%) Scrum
6 13 (15.48%) Waterfall
7 12 (14.29%) SDLC
8 11 (13.10%) Front End Development
8 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
8 11 (13.10%) Web Design
9 10 (11.90%) OO
9 10 (11.90%) Software Testing
9 10 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (10.71%) Refactoring
11 8 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (9.52%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 25 (29.76%) Java
3 16 (19.05%) C#
4 14 (16.67%) SQL
5 10 (11.90%) C++
6 9 (10.71%) C
6 9 (10.71%) PHP
6 9 (10.71%) VB.NET
7 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 8 (9.52%) VBScript
8 7 (8.33%) COBOL
8 7 (8.33%) PL/1
9 5 (5.95%) PHP 5
10 4 (4.76%) ES6
10 4 (4.76%) JSX
11 3 (3.57%) Ada
11 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.38%) Python
13 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle
2 7 (8.33%) VMware
3 5 (5.95%) Google
4 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.38%) Adobe
5 2 (2.38%) Zend
6 1 (1.19%) Apple
6 1 (1.19%) PayPal
6 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.19%) Siebel