Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 21 January 2018 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 138 161
Rank change year-on-year -25 +23 -33
Contract jobs citing Web Design 19 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.40% 0.77% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.93% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 16
Scotland median daily rate £375 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -14.29%
10th Percentile £280 £220 £198
90th Percentile £538 £376 £370
UK median daily rate £425 £404 £380
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.25% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Scotland median hourly rate - - £19.02
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £20.91
% change year-on-year -18.60% +2.82% -27.90%

Web Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,015 3,119 4,586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.35% 83.33% 81.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,331 1,822 2,459
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £253 £250 £245
90th Percentile £550 £500 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 91 79
Scotland median hourly rate £21.75 £21.00 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -10.06% +12.53%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.63 £12.35
90th Percentile £39.26 £46.00 £47.75
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -4.08% +3.16% +18.75%

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Web Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Web Design in Scotland

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Design in Scotland

Web Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Design in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Design in Scotland

Web Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Design in Scotland

Web Design
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 Design within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -37 13 £375 +10.29% 3
Glasgow -9 5 £400 +150.00% 7
Web Design
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) CMS
5 8 (42.11%) Web Development
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Sass
6 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
7 6 (31.58%) TDD
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) Content Management
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) User Experience
8 5 (26.32%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) CSS3
9 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Marketing
9 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (21.05%) React
9 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (21.05%) Google
9 4 (21.05%) QA
9 4 (21.05%) Java
9 4 (21.05%) C#
9 4 (21.05%) Linux
10 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (15.79%) Adobe
10 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
10 3 (15.79%) MVC

Web Design
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 9 (47.37%) CMS
2 3 (15.79%) Drupal
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) Gradle
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Mockito
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
3 3 (15.79%) Electronics
3 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Publishing
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (15.79%) HTML Developer
3 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.79%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 3 (15.79%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Web Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Symfony Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Angular Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Development Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Development Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Development Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) UI Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Content Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
3 7 (36.84%) Sass
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) CSS3
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) React
6 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (15.79%) Express
7 3 (15.79%) Facebook Graph API
7 3 (15.79%) Google Maps API
7 3 (15.79%) JSON
7 3 (15.79%) Node.js
7 3 (15.79%) Open Graph
7 3 (15.79%) Pug
7 3 (15.79%) Symfony
7 3 (15.79%) Twig
7 3 (15.79%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.26%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (42.11%) Web Development
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) Content Management
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (15.79%) MVC
7 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.79%) SEO
7 3 (15.79%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (10.53%) OOD
8 2 (10.53%) OOP
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) ES6
4 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) BC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCSD
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Google
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 3 (15.79%) Facebook
2 3 (15.79%) FatWire
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Twitter
3 1 (5.26%) OpenText