The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 7 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 24.14% 11.11% 12.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 11.90% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Average daily rate £490 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.17% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £353 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £373 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
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
28 42 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 96.55% 93.33% 97.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 44
Average daily rate £465 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £168 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Average hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +222.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) VBA
6 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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