Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 22 January 2019 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 74 51
Rank change year-on-year +7 -23 +15
Contract jobs citing Web Development 141 122 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.98% 2.58% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 2.99% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 80 95
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £218 £220 £232
90th Percentile £506 £550 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +29.63% -1.82% -22.54%

Web Development 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 4,157 4,087 3,150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.83% 86.39% 85.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,284 2,371 1,829
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £244 £250 £245
90th Percentile £563 £549 £500
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 88 102
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £21.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.48% -14.29% +12.64%
10th Percentile £12.21 £11.22 £10.05
90th Percentile £44.29 £38.96 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £23.49 £23.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year +2.13% -0.41% -1.72%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in Scotland

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in Scotland

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in Scotland

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in Scotland

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Web Development in Scotland

Web Development
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 Development within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Glasgow +12 84 £380 +1.33% 16
Edinburgh -5 45 £406 +8.33% 23
West Lothian +6 4 £235 -37.33%
Dundee -2 3 £200 -11.11%
Aberdeen - 2 £225 - 3
Stirling - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Web Development
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 77 (54.61%) JavaScript
2 55 (39.01%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (36.17%) HTML
3 51 (36.17%) CSS
4 48 (34.04%) Java
5 42 (29.79%) C#
5 42 (29.79%) AngularJS
6 39 (27.66%) .NET
7 30 (21.28%) SQL
8 29 (20.57%) Web Services
9 25 (17.73%) Microsoft
10 23 (16.31%) JIRA
10 23 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (15.60%) MVC
12 21 (14.89%) Scrum
12 21 (14.89%) Oracle
12 21 (14.89%) SQL Server
12 21 (14.89%) Analytics
13 20 (14.18%) REST
14 19 (13.48%) React
15 16 (11.35%) Finance
15 16 (11.35%) Test Automation
16 15 (10.64%) HTML5
16 15 (10.64%) Apple iOS
16 15 (10.64%) Spring
17 14 (9.93%) Kanban
17 14 (9.93%) Front End Development
18 13 (9.22%) Mentoring
18 13 (9.22%) Enterprise Software
18 13 (9.22%) .NET Framework

Web Development
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 10 (7.09%) CMS
2 6 (4.26%) Confluence
2 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.55%) JBoss
4 4 (2.84%) Apache
4 4 (2.84%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.84%) WordPress
5 3 (2.13%) MODX
5 3 (2.13%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.42%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.42%) nginx
6 2 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.42%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.71%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (3.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (9.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.26%) Google Analytics
3 5 (3.55%) Firebase
3 5 (3.55%) SaaS
4 4 (2.84%) Office 365
5 3 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.13%) Serverless
6 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.42%) npm
7 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) DNS
1 2 (1.42%) Firewall
2 1 (0.71%) Broadband
2 1 (0.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.80%) Relational Database
2 11 (7.80%) SQLite
3 10 (7.09%) MySQL
4 8 (5.67%) DB2
5 5 (3.55%) Pentaho
6 4 (2.84%) MS Access
6 4 (2.84%) MSDE
7 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.71%) GIS
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (16.31%) JIRA
2 11 (7.80%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.09%) Bitbucket
4 8 (5.67%) Xcode
5 7 (4.96%) IntelliJ
6 6 (4.26%) CocoaPods
6 6 (4.26%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.84%) JIRA Agile
7 4 (2.84%) Selenium
8 2 (1.42%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.42%) Maven
8 2 (1.42%) Subversion
9 1 (0.71%) Bower
9 1 (0.71%) Grunt
9 1 (0.71%) gulp
9 1 (0.71%) Hudson
9 1 (0.71%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.71%) jspm
9 1 (0.71%) NUnit
9 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (11.35%) Finance
2 11 (7.80%) Banking
3 6 (4.26%) Advertising
4 1 (0.71%) Legal
4 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 116 (82.27%) Developer
2 47 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 20 (14.18%) .NET Developer
3 20 (14.18%) Java Developer
4 13 (9.22%) .NET Web Developer
5 11 (7.80%) C# Developer
5 11 (7.80%) iOS Developer
6 10 (7.09%) Angular Developer
6 10 (7.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (5.67%) HTML Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (4.96%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (4.96%) HTML CSS Developer
8 7 (4.96%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (4.26%) Java Engineer
9 6 (4.26%) Junior
10 5 (3.55%) Architect
10 5 (3.55%) Python Developer
10 5 (3.55%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (36.17%) CSS
1 51 (36.17%) HTML
2 42 (29.79%) AngularJS
3 39 (27.66%) .NET
4 29 (20.57%) Web Services
5 20 (14.18%) REST
6 19 (13.48%) React
7 15 (10.64%) HTML5
7 15 (10.64%) Spring
8 13 (9.22%) .NET Framework
8 13 (9.22%) Sass
9 12 (8.51%) JSON
9 12 (8.51%) RESTful
9 12 (8.51%) Spring Boot
10 11 (7.80%) XML
11 10 (7.09%) Google Maps API
11 10 (7.09%) iOS SDK
11 10 (7.09%) Node.js
12 9 (6.38%) Entity Framework
13 8 (5.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.22%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (8.51%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.55%) Cloud Native
4 5 (3.55%) CMDB
4 5 (3.55%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.55%) User Experience
5 4 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.42%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.71%) Blog
7 1 (0.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.64%) Apple iOS
2 13 (9.22%) Linux
3 7 (4.96%) Android
3 7 (4.96%) Windows
4 2 (1.42%) Unix
5 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.01%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (15.60%) MVC
4 21 (14.89%) Analytics
4 21 (14.89%) Scrum
5 16 (11.35%) Test Automation
6 14 (9.93%) Front End Development
6 14 (9.93%) Kanban
7 13 (9.22%) Mentoring
7 13 (9.22%) OO
7 13 (9.22%) TDD
8 12 (8.51%) DevOps
8 12 (8.51%) Microservices
8 12 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (7.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (7.80%) iOS Development
9 11 (7.80%) Web Design
10 10 (7.09%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.38%) SDLC
12 8 (5.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 77 (54.61%) JavaScript
2 48 (34.04%) Java
3 42 (29.79%) C#
4 30 (21.28%) SQL
5 12 (8.51%) PHP
6 10 (7.09%) Apple Swift
6 10 (7.09%) C++
6 10 (7.09%) Objective-C
6 10 (7.09%) TypeScript
7 8 (5.67%) Python
8 7 (4.96%) Java 8
9 6 (4.26%) Groovy
9 6 (4.26%) Perl
9 6 (4.26%) Scala
10 5 (3.55%) R
11 4 (2.84%) VBA
12 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.71%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (3.55%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) ISEB
2 2 (1.42%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.42%) Ansible
2 2 (1.42%) HAProxy
2 2 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (17.73%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.89%) Oracle
3 11 (7.80%) Google
4 6 (4.26%) Apple
5 3 (2.13%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.42%) Adobe
6 2 (1.42%) IBM
6 2 (1.42%) Lets Encrypt
6 2 (1.42%) Omniture
6 2 (1.42%) Splunk
7 1 (0.71%) OpenText
7 1 (0.71%) RedGate
7 1 (0.71%) Sybase
7 1 (0.71%) Twitter