Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 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 Development
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 68 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Development 149 145 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.80% 2.91% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 3.41% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 109 80
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +12.78% +2.31%
10th Percentile £218 £308 £260
90th Percentile £530 £488 £457
UK median daily rate £440 £413 £394
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.70% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £33.50 £40.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -16.25% +90.48% -42.47%

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 4,682 4,252 3,749
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.94% 85.40% 84.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,533 2,396 2,189
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £245 £250 £250
90th Percentile £550 £530 £489
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 112 100
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.05% +1.20%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.78 £9.94
90th Percentile £49.50 £44.43 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.38% +4.44% +2.27%

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 16 November 2018.

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
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 16 November 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 -5 72 £400 +6.67% 25
Glasgow -19 65 £413 +3.13% 22
West Lothian +11 6 £235 -37.33% 3
Dundee - 5 £200 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 - - 1
Web Development
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 86 (57.72%) JavaScript
2 63 (42.28%) HTML
3 62 (41.61%) Java
3 62 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (38.26%) CSS
5 51 (34.23%) AngularJS
6 43 (28.86%) .NET
7 36 (24.16%) C#
8 30 (20.13%) React
9 29 (19.46%) SQL
10 28 (18.79%) Scrum
11 27 (18.12%) Finance
12 26 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (15.44%) JIRA
13 23 (15.44%) Oracle
13 23 (15.44%) PHP
14 22 (14.77%) Node.js
15 21 (14.09%) Web Services
15 21 (14.09%) Spring
15 21 (14.09%) Analytics
16 20 (13.42%) Relational Database
16 20 (13.42%) HTML5
17 19 (12.75%) SQL Server
18 18 (12.08%) C++
18 18 (12.08%) jQuery
18 18 (12.08%) DevOps
19 17 (11.41%) Kanban
19 17 (11.41%) Git (software)
19 17 (11.41%) Test Automation
19 17 (11.41%) Amazon AWS

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 14 (9.40%) CMS
2 8 (5.37%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.03%) Confluence
3 6 (4.03%) Umbraco
3 6 (4.03%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.36%) Apache
4 5 (3.36%) EPiServer
4 5 (3.36%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (2.68%) Kentico
5 4 (2.68%) WordPress
6 2 (1.34%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.34%) Drupal
6 2 (1.34%) MODX
6 2 (1.34%) nginx
6 2 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.67%) JBoss
7 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.41%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.03%) Office 365
4 5 (3.36%) Google Analytics
4 5 (3.36%) npm
5 3 (2.01%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (2.01%) Akamai
5 3 (2.01%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.01%) Google Tag Manager
5 3 (2.01%) Serverless
5 3 (2.01%) Yarn
6 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.34%) Heroku
6 2 (1.34%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (1.34%) Mailgun
7 1 (0.67%) Firebase
7 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.34%) DNS
1 2 (1.34%) Firewall
1 2 (1.34%) Internet
1 2 (1.34%) Intranet
2 1 (0.67%) Broadband
2 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.42%) Relational Database
2 19 (12.75%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.72%) MySQL
4 9 (6.04%) DB2
5 7 (4.70%) Pentaho
5 7 (4.70%) SQLite
6 6 (4.03%) MS Access
6 6 (4.03%) MSDE
7 5 (3.36%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.68%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (15.44%) JIRA
2 17 (11.41%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.71%) Bitbucket
4 7 (4.70%) IntelliJ
4 7 (4.70%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.03%) Xcode
6 5 (3.36%) Selenium
6 5 (3.36%) webpack
7 4 (2.68%) JIRA Agile
7 4 (2.68%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.01%) Babel
8 3 (2.01%) Grunt
8 3 (2.01%) gulp
8 3 (2.01%) Mocha
9 2 (1.34%) CocoaPods
9 2 (1.34%) JSUnit
9 2 (1.34%) Subversion
10 1 (0.67%) JUnit
10 1 (0.67%) Maven
10 1 (0.67%) NUnit
General
1 27 (18.12%) Finance
2 13 (8.72%) Banking
3 11 (7.38%) Advertising
4 2 (1.34%) Law
5 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) International Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
5 1 (0.67%) Military
5 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 123 (82.55%) Developer
2 48 (32.21%) Web Developer
3 26 (17.45%) Java Developer
4 20 (13.42%) .NET Developer
5 15 (10.07%) Senior Developer
6 14 (9.40%) .NET Web Developer
7 13 (8.72%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (8.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (6.71%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.37%) Angular Developer
10 8 (5.37%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.37%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (5.37%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (5.37%) HTML Developer
10 8 (5.37%) iOS Developer
10 8 (5.37%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (4.70%) C# Web Developer
11 7 (4.70%) Java Engineer
11 7 (4.70%) Python Developer
11 7 (4.70%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (42.28%) HTML
2 57 (38.26%) CSS
3 51 (34.23%) AngularJS
4 43 (28.86%) .NET
5 30 (20.13%) React
6 22 (14.77%) Node.js
7 21 (14.09%) Spring
7 21 (14.09%) Web Services
8 20 (13.42%) HTML5
9 18 (12.08%) jQuery
10 14 (9.40%) ASP.NET
10 14 (9.40%) REST
10 14 (9.40%) Sass
11 13 (8.72%) RESTful
12 11 (7.38%) Spring Boot
13 10 (6.71%) CSS3
14 9 (6.04%) .NET Framework
14 9 (6.04%) J2EE
14 9 (6.04%) Java EE
15 8 (5.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.38%) User Experience
2 10 (6.71%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.37%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.70%) Cloud Native
4 7 (4.70%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.36%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.36%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.67%) Blog
8 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.07%) Linux
2 13 (8.72%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.04%) Windows
4 8 (5.37%) Android
5 3 (2.01%) Unix
6 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.79%) Scrum
3 26 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (14.09%) Analytics
5 18 (12.08%) DevOps
6 17 (11.41%) Kanban
6 17 (11.41%) OO
6 17 (11.41%) Test Automation
7 15 (10.07%) TDD
8 14 (9.40%) Microservices
8 14 (9.40%) MVC
9 13 (8.72%) Front End Development
10 12 (8.05%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (6.71%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (6.71%) Unit Testing
11 10 (6.71%) Web Design
12 9 (6.04%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.37%) Business Analysis
13 8 (5.37%) ETL
13 8 (5.37%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 86 (57.72%) JavaScript
2 62 (41.61%) Java
3 36 (24.16%) C#
4 29 (19.46%) SQL
5 23 (15.44%) PHP
6 18 (12.08%) C++
7 15 (10.07%) Python
8 11 (7.38%) Scala
9 9 (6.04%) Groovy
9 9 (6.04%) Perl
10 7 (4.70%) R
11 6 (4.03%) Apple Swift
11 6 (4.03%) Objective-C
11 6 (4.03%) Ruby
11 6 (4.03%) TypeScript
11 6 (4.03%) VBA
12 5 (3.36%) Java 8
13 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.34%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (4.03%) Degree
2 2 (1.34%) ISEB
2 2 (1.34%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (6.04%) Docker
2 2 (1.34%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.34%) Ansible
2 2 (1.34%) Fail2ban
2 2 (1.34%) HAProxy
2 2 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (15.44%) Oracle
2 11 (7.38%) Google
2 11 (7.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.03%) IBM
4 5 (3.36%) Adobe
5 3 (2.01%) Apple
6 2 (1.34%) Lets Encrypt
6 2 (1.34%) Omniture
6 2 (1.34%) OpenText
6 2 (1.34%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.34%) Splunk
7 1 (0.67%) NVIDIA
7 1 (0.67%) Sybase
7 1 (0.67%) Twitter