The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 3 months to 27 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 Development
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 68 51
Rank change year-on-year +31 -17  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 43 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.50% 2.45% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 2.87% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 21
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £246 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +10.29% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £32.54
% change year-on-year +157.14% -46.22%  

Web 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 1025 1149 1165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.47% 85.30% 82.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 628 605
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 13
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 £14.50 £11.61 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in Edinburgh

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in Edinburgh

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in Edinburgh

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web 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 Development.

1 60 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 52 (61.90%) HTML
3 49 (58.33%) CSS
4 36 (42.86%) Java
5 35 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (23.81%) React
8 19 (22.62%) C#
9 18 (21.43%) Node.js
10 17 (20.24%) Front End Development
10 17 (20.24%) Web Services
11 16 (19.05%) .NET
12 15 (17.86%) Finance
12 15 (17.86%) jQuery
13 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (16.67%) CMS
14 13 (15.48%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (15.48%) User Experience
15 12 (14.29%) Sass
15 12 (14.29%) Spring
16 11 (13.10%) Web Design
17 10 (11.90%) Jenkins
17 10 (11.90%) Ajax
17 10 (11.90%) Degree
17 10 (11.90%) Oracle
18 9 (10.71%) MVC
18 9 (10.71%) Scrum
18 9 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
18 9 (10.71%) HTML5
19 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing

Web 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 14 (16.67%) CMS
2 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.95%) Apache
4 4 (4.76%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.19%) Confluence
6 1 (1.19%) Drupal
6 1 (1.19%) JBoss
6 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (1.19%) GitHub
2 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) HTTP
1 1 (1.19%) Internet
1 1 (1.19%) SMS
1 1 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) MySQL
2 6 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.95%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 7 (8.33%) Maven
2 7 (8.33%) Selenium
3 6 (7.14%) Ant
3 6 (7.14%) Subversion
4 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.76%) JIRA
6 3 (3.57%) Grunt
7 2 (2.38%) Appium
7 2 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.19%) JMeter
8 1 (1.19%) JUnit
8 1 (1.19%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 15 (17.86%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (76.19%) Developer
2 32 (38.10%) Web Developer
3 14 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (11.90%) Architect
6 9 (10.71%) Java Developer
6 9 (10.71%) Technical Architect
7 8 (9.52%) Angular Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 7 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (5.95%) VB Developer
9 5 (5.95%) VB6 Developer
10 4 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
10 4 (4.76%) HTML Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior Java Web Developer
10 4 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (61.90%) HTML
2 49 (58.33%) CSS
3 35 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 20 (23.81%) React
5 18 (21.43%) Node.js
6 17 (20.24%) Web Services
7 16 (19.05%) .NET
8 15 (17.86%) jQuery
9 12 (14.29%) Sass
9 12 (14.29%) Spring
10 10 (11.90%) Ajax
11 9 (10.71%) HTML5
12 8 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (8.33%) .NET Framework
13 7 (8.33%) Backbone.js
13 7 (8.33%) D3.js
13 7 (8.33%) Hibernate
14 6 (7.14%) J2EE
15 5 (5.95%) COM+
15 5 (5.95%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) User Experience
2 9 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.19%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Linux
2 4 (4.76%) Android
2 4 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.76%) Unix
3 3 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.24%) Front End Development
3 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (15.48%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (13.10%) Web Design
6 9 (10.71%) MVC
6 9 (10.71%) Scrum
7 8 (9.52%) Content Management
7 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 6 (7.14%) Analytics
10 4 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (4.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 4 (4.76%) TDD
11 3 (3.57%) Feasibility Study
11 3 (3.57%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.57%) Project Management
11 3 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.57%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 60 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 36 (42.86%) Java
3 19 (22.62%) C#
4 8 (9.52%) C++
5 7 (8.33%) VB
6 6 (7.14%) SQL
6 6 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.14%) VB6
7 5 (5.95%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.76%) PHP
8 4 (4.76%) Python
9 3 (3.57%) Ruby
10 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.19%) Scala
10 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.19%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) CA Service Virtualization
1 2 (2.38%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.19%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.38%) CA
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe
4 1 (1.19%) Alterian
4 1 (1.19%) Google
4 1 (1.19%) OpenText
4 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.19%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.19%) Zend
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