The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 6 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 33.33% 45.71% 60.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.29% 48.48% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Average daily rate
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£313 £275 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £247 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £348 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -5.71%
Developer
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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
17 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 94.44% 94.29% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 10
Average daily rate £320 £275 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £95 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (37.50%) Appcelerator
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) ColdFusion
5 1 (12.50%) NHS
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) ColdFusion
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (12.50%) Dojo
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) CAML
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) BPEL
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Appcelerator
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
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