The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Web 2.0 in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web 2.0 over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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 2.0
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 - 125
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.056% - 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -25.00% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50

Web 2.0 is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 578 807 747
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 32.45% 30.88% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 444 390
Median daily rate £369 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.62% +1.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 25
Median hourly rate £47.23 £39.00 £19.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.10% +96.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £14.94 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.80 £55.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

Web 2.0
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Web 2.0 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Web 2.0 in Scotland

Web 2.0
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web 2.0 in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web 2.0 in Scotland

Web 2.0
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web 2.0 in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web 2.0 in Scotland

Web 2.0
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web 2.0 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £400 -
Web 2.0
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Web 2.0.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCAG
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) SPARQL
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) RDF
2 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Linked Data
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Mockito
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) jMock
3 1 (33.33%) TDD

Web 2.0
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) jMock
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Linked Data
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) RDF
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SPARQL
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (66.67%) WCAG