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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Development
UK / Scotland
Rank 34 58 66
Rank change year-on-year +24 +8  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 85 73 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.89% 2.82% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% 3.38% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 44 35
Median daily rate £370 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £183 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £375 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £344 £336
% change year-on-year +4.72% +2.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £29.35
% change year-on-year +110.52% -35.25%  

Web Development 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 1458 2158 2332
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.94% 83.35% 81.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 1209 1285
Median daily rate £390 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.26% -1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £261 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 44
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £31.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +24.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Web Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 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
Edinburgh +25 42 £425 +28.69% 21
Glasgow -2 33 £350 +16.66% 12
Aberdeen - 4 £275 -
Stirling +10 2 £400 +39.13%
Moray - 2 £300 -
Dundee - 1 £205 - 1
Web Development
UK

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 102 (68.46%) JavaScript
2 90 (60.40%) HTML
3 88 (59.06%) CSS
4 60 (40.27%) AngularJS
5 57 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (25.50%) Java
7 37 (24.83%) .NET
8 34 (22.82%) jQuery
9 32 (21.48%) HTML5
10 30 (20.13%) MVC
11 27 (18.12%) C#
12 25 (16.78%) CMS
13 23 (15.44%) PHP
14 22 (14.77%) ASP.NET
14 22 (14.77%) Scrum
15 21 (14.09%) Node.js
16 20 (13.42%) Finance
16 20 (13.42%) Web Services
17 19 (12.75%) CSS3
17 19 (12.75%) User Experience
18 18 (12.08%) Linux
18 18 (12.08%) SQL Server
19 17 (11.41%) Front End Development
20 16 (10.74%) React
20 16 (10.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 15 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC
21 15 (10.07%) Degree
22 14 (9.40%) .NET Framework
22 14 (9.40%) Git (software)
23 13 (8.72%) TypeScript

Web Development
Top Related 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 25 (16.78%) CMS
2 8 (5.37%) Apache
3 7 (4.70%) JBoss
3 7 (4.70%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.70%) WordPress
4 5 (3.36%) EPiServer
4 5 (3.36%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.01%) IIS
5 3 (2.01%) Jadu
5 3 (2.01%) MODX
5 3 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.34%) Confluence
6 2 (1.34%) Drupal
6 2 (1.34%) GeoServer
6 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.34%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.34%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.67%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.68%) Acrobat
3 4 (2.68%) Adobe Premiere
3 4 (2.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.03%) PaaS
3 5 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.01%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.03%) Internet
2 2 (1.34%) Intranet
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
3 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.05%) MySQL
3 11 (7.38%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.37%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.36%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.01%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.34%) DB2
7 2 (1.34%) GIS
7 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.67%) DTS
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.72%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.04%) Maven
4 7 (4.70%) Ant
4 7 (4.70%) Cucumber
4 7 (4.70%) Grunt
4 7 (4.70%) JIRA
4 7 (4.70%) Selenium
5 6 (4.03%) Subversion
6 5 (3.36%) GitLab
7 4 (2.68%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.01%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.34%) Gradle
9 2 (1.34%) JBehave
9 2 (1.34%) Log4j
9 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.67%) gulp
10 1 (0.67%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.67%) YouTrack
General
1 20 (13.42%) Finance
2 7 (4.70%) Marketing
3 5 (3.36%) Banking
4 2 (1.34%) Back Office
4 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.34%) Retail
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Legal
5 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 107 (71.81%) Developer
2 76 (51.01%) Web Developer
3 22 (14.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 15 (10.07%) .NET Developer
4 15 (10.07%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 14 (9.40%) Angular Developer
5 14 (9.40%) C# Developer
6 12 (8.05%) C# Web Developer
7 11 (7.38%) .NET Web Developer
8 10 (6.71%) Architect
8 10 (6.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (6.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (6.71%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.04%) HTML Developer
9 9 (6.04%) Java Developer
9 9 (6.04%) Technical Architect
10 8 (5.37%) Consultant
10 8 (5.37%) HTML CSS Developer
10 8 (5.37%) Senior Web Developer
10 8 (5.37%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (60.40%) HTML
2 88 (59.06%) CSS
3 60 (40.27%) AngularJS
4 37 (24.83%) .NET
5 34 (22.82%) jQuery
6 32 (21.48%) HTML5
7 22 (14.77%) ASP.NET
8 21 (14.09%) Node.js
9 20 (13.42%) Web Services
10 19 (12.75%) CSS3
11 16 (10.74%) React
11 16 (10.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (9.40%) .NET Framework
14 13 (8.72%) Sass
15 12 (8.05%) J2EE
16 11 (7.38%) Entity Framework
17 9 (6.04%) Spring
18 8 (5.37%) LESS
19 7 (4.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.75%) User Experience
2 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.36%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.68%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.68%) Video Editing
5 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.34%) New Media
7 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.67%) EPoS
7 1 (0.67%) IPTV
7 1 (0.67%) Life Science
7 1 (0.67%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.08%) Linux
2 6 (4.03%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.36%) Android
4 4 (2.68%) Unix
5 2 (1.34%) Windows
6 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.13%) MVC
3 22 (14.77%) Scrum
4 17 (11.41%) Front End Development
5 10 (6.71%) Analytics
6 9 (6.04%) Content Management
6 9 (6.04%) Continuous Deployment
6 9 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (6.04%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (5.37%) Software Engineering
8 7 (4.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (4.70%) TDD
8 7 (4.70%) Web Design
9 6 (4.03%) OO
10 5 (3.36%) DevOps
10 5 (3.36%) Open Source
10 5 (3.36%) Time Management
11 4 (2.68%) Prototyping
11 4 (2.68%) Unit Testing
11 4 (2.68%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 102 (68.46%) JavaScript
2 38 (25.50%) Java
3 27 (18.12%) C#
4 23 (15.44%) PHP
5 13 (8.72%) TypeScript
6 12 (8.05%) Python
6 12 (8.05%) SQL
7 8 (5.37%) Ruby
8 5 (3.36%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.01%) Scala
9 3 (2.01%) VB
10 2 (1.34%) C++
10 2 (1.34%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.67%) Lua
11 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.67%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (10.07%) Degree
2 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.36%) QA
3 2 (1.34%) WCAG
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Docker
1 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.04%) Ansible
2 4 (2.68%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.67%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (7.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.04%) Oracle
3 7 (4.70%) Adobe
4 6 (4.03%) OpenText
5 3 (2.01%) Google
5 3 (2.01%) IBM
5 3 (2.01%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.34%) Alterian
6 2 (1.34%) ESRI
6 2 (1.34%) Misys
7 1 (0.67%) Brio
7 1 (0.67%) Twitter
7 1 (0.67%) VMware
7 1 (0.67%) Xamarin
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