The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dundee region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Scotland / Dundee
Rank 4 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 26.32% 23.08% 37.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.78% 37.50% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £388 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £305 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £325 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dundee 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
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 94.74% 61.54% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
Median daily rate £375 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Dundee region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
2 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
2 5 (45.45%) Android
3 4 (36.36%) Data Structures
3 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
3 4 (36.36%) SOLID
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) OOD
4 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (27.27%) Games
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (18.18%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (18.18%) SaaS
5 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
2 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Android
1 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) OOD
2 4 (36.36%) SOLID
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Lua
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) SAP