The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Web Application Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Application Development
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 97 76
Rank change year-on-year +21 -21  
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 7 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.57% 0.074% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.086% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Median daily rate £285 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 - £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 - £611
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £406
% change year-on-year +2.85% -13.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Web Application Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1021 1162 1185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 82.87% 85.50% 82.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2035 2434 1953
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 26
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.82 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -14.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £10.91 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £43.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Web Application Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Web Application Development in Edinburgh

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Application Development in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Application Development in Edinburgh

Web Application Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Application Development in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Application Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Web Application Development.

1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) JUnit
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Open Source
3 4 (44.44%) Mockito
3 4 (44.44%) Jasmine
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source Development
3 4 (44.44%) Spring MVC
3 4 (44.44%) jMock
3 4 (44.44%) Ext JS
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) JMeter
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) CMS
6 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL

Web Application Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JUnit
2 4 (44.44%) Jasmine
2 4 (44.44%) jMock
2 4 (44.44%) Mockito
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
3 1 (11.11%) JMeter
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C++ Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C++ Programmer
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Programmer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) Ext JS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) Spring MVC
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) JDBC
4 1 (11.11%) JPA
4 1 (11.11%) JSF
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
2 1 (11.11%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 4 (44.44%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source Development
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) IBM