The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dundee region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 12 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 7.41% 2.04% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.00% 2.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £225 £170 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +8.84%
Programmer
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 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
25 48 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 92.59% 97.96% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 5
Median daily rate £225 £313 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £95 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £400 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 1
Median hourly rate £11.30 £30.25 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.64% -20.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) QGIS
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Lua
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) WebGL
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

Programmer 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) QGIS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (50.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Lua
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby