The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stirling region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 12 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 5 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 7.25% 36.00% 29.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.25% 37.50% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 10
Median daily rate £500 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +11.02%
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 Stirling 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
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
69 72 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 100.00% 96.00% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 26
Median daily rate £350 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £9.88 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Stirling region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (31.03%) BusinessObjects XI
4 8 (27.59%) Finance
4 8 (27.59%) ETL
4 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (24.14%) RDBMS
5 7 (24.14%) Front Office
5 7 (24.14%) Unix
5 7 (24.14%) Windows
5 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
6 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
6 6 (20.69%) Linux
6 6 (20.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.24%) HTML
7 5 (17.24%) Java
7 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.24%) HTML5
8 4 (13.79%) ServiceNow
8 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
8 4 (13.79%) Oracle
8 4 (13.79%) Global One
8 4 (13.79%) Banking
9 3 (10.34%) CMDB
9 3 (10.34%) CMS
9 3 (10.34%) SDLC
9 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 3 (10.34%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (31.03%) BusinessObjects XI
3 7 (24.14%) RDBMS
3 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.45%) UniData
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Front Office
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Law
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) HTML5
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.45%) Java SE
4 1 (3.45%) JSP
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Spring Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (10.34%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Unix
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) ETL
2 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
3 3 (10.34%) SDLC
3 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
4 1 (3.45%) MVC
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.45%) Service Management
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
1 4 (13.79%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) SunGard