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 3 months to 25 April 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 123 125
Rank change year-on-year +37 +2  
Contract jobs citing Web Design 22 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.15% 0.54% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.65% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 5
Median daily rate £375 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £313 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.40 £27.77
% change year-on-year - -44.53%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1598 2472 2478
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.66% 84.17% 80.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 1395 1348
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 54 64
Median hourly rate £17.75 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.66% +22.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.73 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.52 £30.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +20.32%  

Web Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 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
Moray - 9 £388 -
Edinburgh +19 6 £438 +34.09%
Glasgow -5 6 £375 +25.00% 2
Web Design
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Web Design.

1 31 (88.57%) CSS
2 30 (85.71%) HTML
3 26 (74.29%) JavaScript
4 24 (68.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (42.86%) Front End Development
5 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (37.14%) Linux
6 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
7 12 (34.29%) User Experience
8 10 (28.57%) Microservices
8 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 10 (28.57%) Play Framework
8 10 (28.57%) Ehcache
8 10 (28.57%) Scala
8 10 (28.57%) SOA
8 10 (28.57%) SAML
8 10 (28.57%) SQL
8 10 (28.57%) JDBC
8 10 (28.57%) Pair Programming
8 10 (28.57%) MVC
8 10 (28.57%) Web Development
8 10 (28.57%) JIRA
9 9 (25.71%) CMS
9 9 (25.71%) SOAP
9 9 (25.71%) JBoss
9 9 (25.71%) REST
9 9 (25.71%) Apache CXF
10 8 (22.86%) Gherkin
10 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
10 8 (22.86%) Apache Camel

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 (25.71%) CMS
1 9 (25.71%) JBoss
2 8 (22.86%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (8.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.86%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
2 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 10 (28.57%) JIRA
3 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
3 8 (22.86%) Maven
4 3 (8.57%) Subversion
5 2 (5.71%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Web Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Production Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Web Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Web Production Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Designer
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Angular Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Head of Strategy
6 2 (5.71%) Scala Developer
6 2 (5.71%) UI Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) UI/UX Developer
6 2 (5.71%) User Experience Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) UX Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web Analytics Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (88.57%) CSS
2 30 (85.71%) HTML
3 10 (28.57%) Ehcache
3 10 (28.57%) JDBC
3 10 (28.57%) Play Framework
3 10 (28.57%) SAML
4 9 (25.71%) Apache CXF
4 9 (25.71%) REST
4 9 (25.71%) SOAP
5 8 (22.86%) Apache Camel
5 8 (22.86%) Gherkin
5 8 (22.86%) J2EE
5 8 (22.86%) JMS
5 8 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (20.00%) jQuery
7 6 (17.14%) CSS3
7 6 (17.14%) HTML5
7 6 (17.14%) Java EE
8 5 (14.29%) OSGi
9 4 (11.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Video Editing
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 10 (28.57%) Microservices
3 10 (28.57%) MVC
3 10 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 10 (28.57%) SOA
3 10 (28.57%) Web Development
4 8 (22.86%) Scrum
5 7 (20.00%) Analytics
6 5 (14.29%) Content Management
6 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Wireframes
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Content Management
7 2 (5.71%) Information Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (5.71%) Service Design
7 2 (5.71%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) JavaScript
2 10 (28.57%) Scala
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Google
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe
2 4 (11.43%) OpenText
3 2 (5.71%) Twitter