The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scottish Borders region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 16.67% - 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £39.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +12.29%
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 Scottish Borders 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
Scottish Borders
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 83.33% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £325 £175 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in the Scottish Borders

Developer
Contract Job Locations in the Scottish Borders

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Scottish Borders region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Galashiels - 1 - -
Developer
Scotland

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Scottish Borders region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
3 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft