Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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 Development
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 52 68
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Development 142 153 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.87% 3.53% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 4.22% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 81 90
Scotland median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £310 £258 £205
90th Percentile £488 £450 £438
UK median daily rate £413 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +5.03% +4.73% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Scotland median hourly rate - - £40.38
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +86.05% -41.10% +7.35%

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 4160 3628 5098
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.09% 83.59% 82.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2365 2124 2661
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 87 106
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -18.00% +17.75%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.32 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.83% +6.67% +18.42%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -11 77 £375 - 10
Glasgow +1 61 £400 +19.40% 3
West Lothian - 3 £375 -
Fife +2 1 - - 1
Web Development
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development 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 Development.

1 101 (71.13%) HTML
2 100 (70.42%) JavaScript
3 85 (59.86%) CSS
4 71 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (33.80%) AngularJS
6 39 (27.46%) HTML5
7 36 (25.35%) .NET
8 35 (24.65%) Java
8 35 (24.65%) C#
8 35 (24.65%) jQuery
9 33 (23.24%) SQL
9 33 (23.24%) Finance
10 30 (21.13%) React
11 28 (19.72%) Front End Development
12 27 (19.01%) Sass
13 26 (18.31%) User Experience
14 25 (17.61%) MVC
15 23 (16.20%) Windows
15 23 (16.20%) CSS3
16 22 (15.49%) Oracle
17 21 (14.79%) LESS
18 19 (13.38%) ASP.NET
18 19 (13.38%) Linux
18 19 (13.38%) TDD
19 18 (12.68%) Microsoft
19 18 (12.68%) Web Services
19 18 (12.68%) SDLC
20 17 (11.97%) Responsive Web Design
20 17 (11.97%) Node.js
20 17 (11.97%) SQL Server

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 13 (9.15%) IIS
2 10 (7.04%) CMS
3 5 (3.52%) Apache
3 5 (3.52%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.11%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.41%) Drupal
5 2 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.41%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.70%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.52%) SaaS
3 2 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.41%) BlazeMeter
3 2 (1.41%) IaaS
3 2 (1.41%) PaaS
3 2 (1.41%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.70%) npm
4 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.86%) Firewall
2 13 (9.15%) Internet
3 2 (1.41%) HTTP
4 1 (0.70%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.70%) DNS
4 1 (0.70%) LDAP
4 1 (0.70%) SMS
4 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.82%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.11%) DB2
6 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.70%) MySQL
7 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.75%) gulp
2 11 (7.75%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.04%) Grunt
4 7 (4.93%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.52%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.52%) Jasmine
5 5 (3.52%) JIRA
5 5 (3.52%) Selenium
6 4 (2.82%) JUnit
6 4 (2.82%) Maven
6 4 (2.82%) Subversion
6 4 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.11%) Bower
7 3 (2.11%) FishEye
7 3 (2.11%) jspm
8 2 (1.41%) Appium
8 2 (1.41%) Redmine
8 2 (1.41%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (23.24%) Finance
2 13 (9.15%) Banking
3 10 (7.04%) Publishing
4 2 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 116 (81.69%) Developer
2 61 (42.96%) Web Developer
3 24 (16.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 20 (14.08%) .NET Developer
5 15 (10.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (9.15%) Full Stack Developer
6 13 (9.15%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.04%) Angular Developer
8 7 (4.93%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (4.93%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.23%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (4.23%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 6 (4.23%) HTML Developer
9 6 (4.23%) IT Security Specialist
9 6 (4.23%) Security Specialist
9 6 (4.23%) Senior Web Developer
9 6 (4.23%) VB.NET Developer
10 5 (3.52%) HTML CSS Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Product Owner
10 5 (3.52%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (71.13%) HTML
2 85 (59.86%) CSS
3 48 (33.80%) AngularJS
4 39 (27.46%) HTML5
5 36 (25.35%) .NET
6 35 (24.65%) jQuery
7 30 (21.13%) React
8 27 (19.01%) Sass
9 23 (16.20%) CSS3
10 21 (14.79%) LESS
11 19 (13.38%) ASP.NET
12 18 (12.68%) Web Services
13 17 (11.97%) Node.js
14 14 (9.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (9.86%) XML
15 13 (9.15%) .NET Framework
16 11 (7.75%) Spring
17 10 (7.04%) KnockoutJS
18 9 (6.34%) Ajax
19 8 (5.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.31%) User Experience
2 10 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.93%) PKI
4 4 (2.82%) Fintech
5 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.11%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.41%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.70%) Blog
7 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.70%) Equities
7 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.70%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.20%) Windows
2 19 (13.38%) Linux
3 14 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.82%) Solaris
6 2 (1.41%) Android
6 2 (1.41%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (19.72%) Front End Development
3 25 (17.61%) MVC
4 19 (13.38%) TDD
5 18 (12.68%) SDLC
6 17 (11.97%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (9.86%) Project Management
9 13 (9.15%) Web Design
10 12 (8.45%) Test Automation
11 11 (7.75%) Task Automation
12 10 (7.04%) BCP
12 10 (7.04%) Business Continuity
12 10 (7.04%) Business Continuity Planning
12 10 (7.04%) Data Loss Prevention
12 10 (7.04%) Security Operations
12 10 (7.04%) Unit Testing
13 9 (6.34%) Content Management
14 7 (4.93%) BDD
14 7 (4.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 100 (70.42%) JavaScript
2 35 (24.65%) C#
2 35 (24.65%) Java
3 33 (23.24%) SQL
4 17 (11.97%) PowerShell
5 13 (9.15%) C++
6 11 (7.75%) Python
7 10 (7.04%) Perl
8 8 (5.63%) TypeScript
8 8 (5.63%) VB.NET
9 7 (4.93%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.23%) ES6
10 6 (4.23%) PHP
11 5 (3.52%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.52%) VB
11 5 (3.52%) VB6
12 1 (0.70%) JSX
12 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.41%) MCSD
2 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) QA
2 4 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (2.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (7.04%) IBM BigFix
1 10 (7.04%) SCCM
1 10 (7.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (4.23%) Netcool
2 6 (4.23%) SCOM
3 4 (2.82%) WMI
4 3 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.41%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.70%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.70%) EnCase
Vendors
1 22 (15.49%) Oracle
2 18 (12.68%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.75%) Symantec
4 10 (7.04%) Dell
4 10 (7.04%) HP
4 10 (7.04%) IBM
5 7 (4.93%) CyberArk
6 5 (3.52%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.82%) Perforce
7 4 (2.82%) Sybase
8 3 (2.11%) Zend
9 2 (1.41%) CA
9 2 (1.41%) Pega
9 2 (1.41%) Perfecto Mobile
9 2 (1.41%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.41%) Twitter
10 1 (0.70%) Altiris
10 1 (0.70%) DataCash
10 1 (0.70%) F5
10 1 (0.70%) Facebook