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 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 78 69
Rank change year-on-year +30 -9  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 72 76 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.27% 2.58% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 3.02% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 45 42
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £260 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £442 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £343 £325
% change year-on-year +9.48% +5.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £32.54
% change year-on-year +157.14% -46.22%  

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 1815 2515 2405
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.35% 85.49% 81.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3457 5158 3899
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £233 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £501 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 148 219
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +20.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.25 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 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 +26 44 £388 +10.71% 19
Glasgow -4 25 £375 +7.14% 12
West Lothian - 4 £375 -
Web Development
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 104 (65.82%) JavaScript
2 88 (55.70%) HTML
3 86 (54.43%) CSS
4 74 (46.84%) AngularJS
5 59 (37.34%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (34.18%) Java
7 46 (29.11%) .NET
8 41 (25.95%) C#
9 37 (23.42%) MVC
10 30 (18.99%) React
10 30 (18.99%) Front End Development
11 27 (17.09%) jQuery
12 26 (16.46%) ASP.NET
13 25 (15.82%) Web Services
14 23 (14.56%) Finance
14 23 (14.56%) CMS
15 22 (13.92%) HTML5
16 21 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (13.29%) Spring
17 20 (12.66%) .NET Framework
18 19 (12.03%) Node.js
18 19 (12.03%) User Experience
19 18 (11.39%) Sass
19 18 (11.39%) SQL Server
20 17 (10.76%) ASP.NET MVC
21 16 (10.13%) PHP
21 16 (10.13%) Linux
21 16 (10.13%) Web Design
22 15 (9.49%) Microsoft
22 15 (9.49%) SQL

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 23 (14.56%) CMS
2 10 (6.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.43%) JBoss
4 6 (3.80%) Apache
5 5 (3.16%) WordPress
6 4 (2.53%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.90%) MODX
7 3 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.90%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.27%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.63%) Confluence
9 1 (0.63%) Drupal
9 1 (0.63%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.80%) PaaS
3 3 (1.90%) GitHub
4 2 (1.27%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.27%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) HTTP
2 1 (0.63%) SMS
2 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.59%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.70%) MySQL
5 5 (3.16%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.16%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.63%) DTS
7 1 (0.63%) KDB
7 1 (0.63%) Kdb+
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (8.86%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.59%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.33%) Cucumber
3 10 (6.33%) Maven
3 10 (6.33%) Selenium
4 9 (5.70%) Grunt
5 7 (4.43%) JIRA
5 7 (4.43%) Subversion
6 6 (3.80%) Ant
6 6 (3.80%) GitLab
7 5 (3.16%) gulp
8 3 (1.90%) Bower
8 3 (1.90%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.90%) jspm
9 2 (1.27%) Appium
9 2 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.27%) JUnit
9 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.63%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (14.56%) Finance
2 9 (5.70%) Banking
3 5 (3.16%) Marketing
4 3 (1.90%) Retail
5 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.63%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (77.22%) Developer
2 73 (46.20%) Web Developer
3 23 (14.56%) Angular Developer
4 21 (13.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 19 (12.03%) .NET Developer
6 16 (10.13%) Java Developer
7 15 (9.49%) C# Developer
7 15 (9.49%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (6.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (6.96%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.33%) .NET Web Developer
9 10 (6.33%) Architect
9 10 (6.33%) Senior Web Developer
10 9 (5.70%) Technical Architect
11 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.06%) C# Web Developer
12 7 (4.43%) Consultant
13 6 (3.80%) Java Web Developer
13 6 (3.80%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (55.70%) HTML
2 86 (54.43%) CSS
3 74 (46.84%) AngularJS
4 46 (29.11%) .NET
5 30 (18.99%) React
6 27 (17.09%) jQuery
7 26 (16.46%) ASP.NET
8 25 (15.82%) Web Services
9 22 (13.92%) HTML5
10 21 (13.29%) Spring
11 20 (12.66%) .NET Framework
12 19 (12.03%) Node.js
13 18 (11.39%) Sass
14 17 (10.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (8.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (8.23%) Entity Framework
16 13 (8.23%) J2EE
17 12 (7.59%) CSS3
18 11 (6.96%) Ajax
19 10 (6.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.03%) User Experience
2 12 (7.59%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.06%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (3.16%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.63%) Life Science
8 1 (0.63%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.63%) New Media
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.13%) Linux
2 8 (5.06%) Unix
3 4 (2.53%) Android
3 4 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.90%) Windows
5 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (37.34%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (23.42%) MVC
3 30 (18.99%) Front End Development
4 21 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (10.13%) Web Design
6 15 (9.49%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (6.96%) Analytics
7 11 (6.96%) Continuous Deployment
7 11 (6.96%) Scrum
7 11 (6.96%) Test Automation
8 10 (6.33%) Content Management
8 10 (6.33%) Unit Testing
9 9 (5.70%) SDLC
9 9 (5.70%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.43%) TDD
11 6 (3.80%) BDD
11 6 (3.80%) CRM
11 6 (3.80%) DevOps
12 5 (3.16%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 4 (2.53%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 104 (65.82%) JavaScript
2 54 (34.18%) Java
3 41 (25.95%) C#
4 16 (10.13%) PHP
5 15 (9.49%) SQL
5 15 (9.49%) TypeScript
6 10 (6.33%) Python
7 9 (5.70%) Ruby
7 9 (5.70%) VB
8 8 (5.06%) C++
9 7 (4.43%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.80%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.80%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.80%) VB6
11 3 (1.90%) ES6
11 3 (1.90%) Scala
12 2 (1.27%) Perl
13 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.33%) Degree
2 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.63%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.80%) Ansible
2 2 (1.27%) CA Service Virtualization
2 2 (1.27%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.63%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (9.49%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.23%) Oracle
3 4 (2.53%) Sybase
4 3 (1.90%) OpenText
4 3 (1.90%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.27%) Adobe
5 2 (1.27%) CA
5 2 (1.27%) Google
6 1 (0.63%) Alterian
6 1 (0.63%) Brio
6 1 (0.63%) IBM
6 1 (0.63%) Telerik
6 1 (0.63%) Twitter
6 1 (0.63%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.63%) Zend
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