The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Fife 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Fife region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 3 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 21.43% 25.00% 18.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.43% 25.93% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate £325 £310 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +11.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 100.00% 96.43% 90.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 14
Average daily rate £326 £315 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +36.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £90 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Average hourly rate £11.25 £28.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.52% +54.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Developer
Scotland

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Fife

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Fife region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline - - - -
Glenrothes - - - -
Developer
Scotland

Developer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fife 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fife 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 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle