The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 25 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 32.47% 21.65% 24.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.25% 22.34% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 7
Average daily rate
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£401 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £272 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £375 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -1.42%
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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
73 94 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 94.81% 96.91% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 29
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 35 (57.38%) Java
2 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
3 23 (37.70%) HTML
4 22 (36.07%) AngularJS
5 21 (34.43%) Dojo
5 21 (34.43%) HTML5
6 20 (32.79%) SQL
6 20 (32.79%) Spring
7 19 (31.15%) Hibernate
7 19 (31.15%) CSS
7 19 (31.15%) OO
8 17 (27.87%) Banking
9 16 (26.23%) Web Services
10 15 (24.59%) JPA
11 13 (21.31%) Finance
12 12 (19.67%) FileNet
12 12 (19.67%) Investment Banking
12 12 (19.67%) Relational Database
13 10 (16.39%) RDBMS
14 9 (14.75%) JMS
14 9 (14.75%) Asset Management
14 9 (14.75%) Workflow
14 9 (14.75%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 8 (13.11%) Separation of Concerns
16 7 (11.48%) RESTful
16 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
16 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
16 7 (11.48%) RAD
16 7 (11.48%) VB
17 6 (9.84%) Oracle

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 12 (19.67%) FileNet
2 2 (3.28%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.64%) SAS
3 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) Relational Database
2 10 (16.39%) RDBMS
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.20%) MS Access
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.56%) QlikView
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.64%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.64%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.64%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.92%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.28%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.64%) Mocha
4 1 (1.64%) Maven
4 1 (1.64%) Grunt
General
1 17 (27.87%) Banking
2 13 (21.31%) Finance
3 12 (19.67%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Front Office
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) HTML
2 22 (36.07%) AngularJS
3 21 (34.43%) HTML5
3 21 (34.43%) Dojo
4 20 (32.79%) Spring
5 19 (31.15%) Hibernate
5 19 (31.15%) CSS
6 16 (26.23%) Web Services
7 15 (24.59%) JPA
8 9 (14.75%) JMS
9 7 (11.48%) RESTful
10 5 (8.20%) Spring Integration
10 5 (8.20%) .NET
10 5 (8.20%) Classic ASP
11 4 (6.56%) JSP
11 4 (6.56%) Servlets
12 3 (4.92%) Drools
13 2 (3.28%) jQuery
13 2 (3.28%) Ajax
13 2 (3.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.64%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) UNIX
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) OO
2 9 (14.75%) Workflow
2 9 (14.75%) Asset Management
2 9 (14.75%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 8 (13.11%) Separation of Concerns
4 7 (11.48%) RAD
4 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
5 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.92%) Document Management
7 3 (4.92%) Web Development
7 3 (4.92%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.28%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.28%) Migration
9 1 (1.64%) Scrum
9 1 (1.64%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.64%) Analytics
9 1 (1.64%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) Java
2 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
3 20 (32.79%) SQL
4 7 (11.48%) VB
5 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.20%) C#
6 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.92%) VBA
6 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.28%) VBScript
7 2 (3.28%) Perl
8 1 (1.64%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) IBM
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Sybase
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Actuate
3 3 (4.92%) Cognos
4 2 (3.28%) Pega
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