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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Application Development
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 70 88 67
Rank change year-on-year +18 -21  
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 2 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.20% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.24% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £400 £310 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -31.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.72% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 762 1250 1151
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 84.67% 82.78% 81.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 700 648
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 11
Median hourly rate £15.86 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.33% +4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £17.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.94 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Web Application Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Web Application Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) W3C
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE

Web Application Development
Top Related 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) jMock
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
1 1 (33.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby