The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Web Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Design over the 3 months to 23 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 Design
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 94 83
Rank change year-on-year +25 -11  
Contract jobs citing Web Design 13 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.08% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.35% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £315 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £340 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £340 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -11.63% +25.00%  

Web Design 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 1007 1158 1200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.71% 85.40% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 637 640
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 14
Median hourly rate £15.86 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.35% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.05 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Design in Edinburgh

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in Edinburgh

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Design in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Design 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 Design.

1 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (73.33%) CSS
3 11 (73.33%) Web Development
4 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (60.00%) Java
5 9 (60.00%) C#
5 9 (60.00%) Front End Development
6 7 (46.67%) Sass
6 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
6 7 (46.67%) D3.js
6 7 (46.67%) C++
6 7 (46.67%) Web Services
6 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (20.00%) User Experience
8 2 (13.33%) React
8 2 (13.33%) Node.js
8 2 (13.33%) Analytics
8 2 (13.33%) Information Architecture
8 2 (13.33%) MVC
8 2 (13.33%) PHP
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (13.33%) CMS
8 2 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (13.33%) Drupal
8 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
9 1 (6.67%) Degree
9 1 (6.67%) jQuery

Web Design
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 2 (13.33%) CMS
1 2 (13.33%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Axure RP
1 1 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Angular Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Content Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Content Manager
5 1 (6.67%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Web Content Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
3 7 (46.67%) D3.js
3 7 (46.67%) Sass
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (13.33%) Node.js
4 2 (13.33%) React
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (73.33%) Web Development
3 9 (60.00%) Front End Development
4 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Information Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) OpenText