The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Aberdeen region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 9 0 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.75% - 21.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.57% - 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 13
Median daily rate £350 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.75% +4.28%
Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46 45 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 95.83% 95.74% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 50
Median daily rate £300 £180 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £140 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £29.17 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.43% +133.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Aberdeen region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Aberdeen region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Aberdeen region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Aberdeen region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (58.33%) SDLC
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) Nintex
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) XML
3 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (58.33%) VB
3 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
3 7 (58.33%) Workflow
3 7 (58.33%) ADO.NET
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 2 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
1 7 (58.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
1 2 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ADO.NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 7 (58.33%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) SDLC
2 7 (58.33%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) PLM
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) VB
2 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Nintex
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) SAP