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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Development
Rank 86 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Development 48 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.75% 0.77% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 1.09% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £240 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £316 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.67% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+86.15% -18.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2073 1746 1704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.46% 70.80% 65.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 870 819
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 61
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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 29 July 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 July 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
Edinburgh +5 30 £400 +48.14% 6
Glasgow -2 9 £288 - 9
Stirling - 5 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £352 - 1
Dundee - - - - 3
Falkirk - - - -
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Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 73 (70.19%) HTML
2 69 (66.35%) JavaScript
3 56 (53.85%) CSS
4 45 (43.27%) jQuery
5 40 (38.46%) HTML5
6 34 (32.69%) XML
7 32 (30.77%) Linux
7 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (26.92%) Web Services
9 27 (25.96%) Java
9 27 (25.96%) CSS3
9 27 (25.96%) JSON
10 26 (25.00%) Mac OS X
11 25 (24.04%) .NET
12 23 (22.12%) HTTP
13 22 (21.15%) Project Management
14 20 (19.23%) CMS
15 19 (18.27%) MVC
15 19 (18.27%) SOAP
15 19 (18.27%) Responsive Web Design
16 18 (17.31%) ASP.NET
17 17 (16.35%) Backbone.js
17 17 (16.35%) Waterfall
18 16 (15.38%) RESTful
18 16 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
19 15 (14.42%) Dependency Management
19 15 (14.42%) MySQL
20 14 (13.46%) Content Management
20 14 (13.46%) SQL Server
20 14 (13.46%) PHP

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 20 (19.23%) CMS
2 6 (5.77%) FileNet
3 5 (4.81%) Umbraco
3 5 (4.81%) WordPress
3 5 (4.81%) WebSphere Portal
3 5 (4.81%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.85%) Sitefinity
5 3 (2.88%) TeamSite
5 3 (2.88%) IIS
6 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.92%) GemFire
6 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.92%) Node.js
7 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.96%) Drupal
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.12%) HTTP
2 2 (1.92%) Intranet
3 1 (0.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.42%) MySQL
2 14 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.81%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.85%) KDB
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.92%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.69%) Subversion
3 5 (4.81%) RSpec
3 5 (4.81%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.81%) Jasmine
4 4 (3.85%) JUnit
5 3 (2.88%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.96%) Maven
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.96%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.96%) PhoneGap
General
1 10 (9.62%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Banking
3 4 (3.85%) Retail
4 3 (2.88%) Publishing
5 2 (1.92%) Front Office
6 1 (0.96%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (79.81%) Developer
2 23 (22.12%) Web Developer
3 15 (14.42%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.42%) Front-End Developer
4 13 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 12 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.73%) Senior Web Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.81%) ScrumMaster
8 5 (4.81%) UI Developer
8 5 (4.81%) UI Programmer
9 4 (3.85%) FileNet Developer
9 4 (3.85%) WordPress Developer
10 3 (2.88%) WebSphere Portal Developer
10 3 (2.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (2.88%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (2.88%) Portal Developer
10 3 (2.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.88%) WebSphere Developer
10 3 (2.88%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (70.19%) HTML
2 56 (53.85%) CSS
3 45 (43.27%) jQuery
4 40 (38.46%) HTML5
5 34 (32.69%) XML
6 28 (26.92%) Web Services
7 27 (25.96%) JSON
7 27 (25.96%) CSS3
8 25 (24.04%) .NET
9 19 (18.27%) SOAP
10 18 (17.31%) ASP.NET
11 17 (16.35%) Backbone.js
12 16 (15.38%) RESTful
13 13 (12.50%) J2EE
14 10 (9.62%) XSLT
15 9 (8.65%) XHTML
16 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (6.73%) REST
17 7 (6.73%) AngularJS
17 7 (6.73%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Open Source
2 4 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.88%) Graphic Design
3 3 (2.88%) FMCG
4 2 (1.92%) Equities
4 2 (1.92%) Blog
4 2 (1.92%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.92%) Social Media
5 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.77%) Linux
2 26 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 8 (7.69%) UNIX
4 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.77%) Solaris
5 6 (5.77%) Android
6 5 (4.81%) AIX
7 2 (1.92%) Windows
8 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.15%) Project Management
3 19 (18.27%) MVC
3 19 (18.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (16.35%) Waterfall
5 16 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (14.42%) Dependency Management
7 14 (13.46%) Content Management
8 13 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
9 12 (11.54%) Scrum
10 11 (10.58%) TDD
10 11 (10.58%) Release Management
11 10 (9.62%) Refactoring
11 10 (9.62%) Unit Testing
12 9 (8.65%) BDD
13 8 (7.69%) Web Design
14 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
14 7 (6.73%) Business Transformation
14 7 (6.73%) iOS Development
15 6 (5.77%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 69 (66.35%) JavaScript
2 27 (25.96%) Java
3 14 (13.46%) PHP
4 13 (12.50%) SQL
5 12 (11.54%) C#
6 6 (5.77%) Ruby
7 5 (4.81%) Python
7 5 (4.81%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.81%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (4.81%) Perl
8 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.96%) Scala
9 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) MCSD
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.96%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 9 (8.65%) IBM
2 6 (5.77%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.85%) StreamBase
4 2 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (0.96%) Zend
5 1 (0.96%) JBoss
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft
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