The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Renfrewshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 38 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 10 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 3.98% 4.50% 5.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 4.63% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 9
Median daily rate £293 £340 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £332 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £348 £410
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 £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
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 Renfrewshire 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
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
201 108 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 80.08% 97.30% 85.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 58 109
Median daily rate £320 £330 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £24.00 £18.50 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.72% -88.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -22 9 £284 -16.54%
Developer
Scotland

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Renfrewshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (70.00%) C#
3 21 (70.00%) Java
3 21 (70.00%) jQuery
4 15 (50.00%) ITIL
4 15 (50.00%) Release Management
5 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
6 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (33.33%) SQL
8 9 (30.00%) XML
8 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
9 8 (26.67%) ITIL V3
9 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
9 8 (26.67%) VB6
9 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
9 8 (26.67%) VB
9 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
9 8 (26.67%) VBA
9 8 (26.67%) .NET
9 8 (26.67%) C++
9 8 (26.67%) ILOG
10 7 (23.33%) Web Development
10 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
10 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (20.00%) HTML
12 5 (16.67%) PHP
12 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 4 (13.33%) Python

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 2 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) lighttpd
1 2 (6.67%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) FTP
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
1 3 (10.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (10.00%) LDAP
1 3 (10.00%) SMTP
1 3 (10.00%) SNMP
1 3 (10.00%) SSH
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) IPv4
2 2 (6.67%) IPv6
2 2 (6.67%) Network Security
2 2 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) jQuery
2 9 (30.00%) XML
3 8 (26.67%) .NET
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (13.33%) CSS
6 3 (10.00%) Regular Expression
7 2 (6.67%) Django
7 2 (6.67%) LAMP
7 2 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (6.67%) Laravel
7 2 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.67%) PKI
3 2 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Debian
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) SUSE
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) ITIL
1 15 (50.00%) Release Management
2 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL V3
2 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
3 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 2 (6.67%) High Availability
4 2 (6.67%) Network Design
4 2 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 21 (70.00%) C#
2 21 (70.00%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) C++
4 8 (26.67%) VB
4 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 8 (26.67%) VB6
4 8 (26.67%) VBA
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (13.33%) Perl
6 4 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Cacti
1 2 (6.67%) Munin
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) ILOG
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) HP