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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 37 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 47.44% 6.90% 26.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.68% 7.14% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £300 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -5.71%
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
73 28 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 93.59% 96.55% 92.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 31
Average daily rate £400 £380 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £325 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 51 (67.11%) Java
2 32 (42.11%) SQL
3 26 (34.21%) Spring
4 25 (32.89%) Oracle
5 20 (26.32%) Finance
6 17 (22.37%) PL/SQL
7 16 (21.05%) XML
7 16 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (21.05%) Banking
8 15 (19.74%) FileNet
9 14 (18.42%) HTML
9 14 (18.42%) Document Management
9 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (17.11%) Front Office
10 13 (17.11%) Eclipse
10 13 (17.11%) Oracle Database
11 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
12 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
12 11 (14.47%) Web Services
12 11 (14.47%) Hibernate
12 11 (14.47%) Derivative
12 11 (14.47%) HTML5
13 10 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (13.16%) XSLT
13 10 (13.16%) OO
14 9 (11.84%) J2EE
14 9 (11.84%) Sybase
14 9 (11.84%) MS Access
14 9 (11.84%) Clojure

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (19.74%) FileNet
2 7 (9.21%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.95%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.32%) Documentum
5 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.32%) CMS
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) FileNet Content Manager
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle Database
2 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
4 10 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (11.84%) MS Access
6 7 (9.21%) NoSQL
7 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
8 5 (6.58%) DTS
9 4 (5.26%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.63%) DataStage
10 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (2.63%) Datomic
10 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (1.32%) QlikView
11 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.58%) Subversion
2 5 (6.58%) TestComplete
2 5 (6.58%) Build Forge
3 4 (5.26%) Maven
4 2 (2.63%) JIRA
4 2 (2.63%) Ant
5 1 (1.32%) JUnit
5 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.32%) Selenium
General
1 20 (26.32%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Banking
3 13 (17.11%) Front Office
4 3 (3.95%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.21%) Spring
2 16 (21.05%) XML
3 14 (18.42%) HTML
4 11 (14.47%) Web Services
4 11 (14.47%) Hibernate
4 11 (14.47%) HTML5
5 10 (13.16%) XSLT
6 9 (11.84%) J2EE
7 7 (9.21%) JSP
7 7 (9.21%) Java SE
7 7 (9.21%) Apache Flex
7 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.89%) REST
9 5 (6.58%) Spring MVC
9 5 (6.58%) Java EE
9 5 (6.58%) .NET
10 3 (3.95%) Spring Integration
11 2 (2.63%) JPA
11 2 (2.63%) SPNEGO
11 2 (2.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (14.47%) Derivative
3 4 (5.26%) Equities
4 3 (3.95%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) Social Media
5 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) UNIX
2 2 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.42%) Document Management
1 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.16%) OO
3 9 (11.84%) Workflow
4 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (9.21%) Functional Programming
5 6 (7.89%) MVC
6 5 (6.58%) UML
6 5 (6.58%) SOA
7 4 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.95%) ETL
8 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.95%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (3.95%) RAD
8 3 (3.95%) TDD
9 2 (2.63%) V-Model
9 2 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.63%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.63%) Change Data Capture
9 2 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 51 (67.11%) Java
2 32 (42.11%) SQL
3 17 (22.37%) PL/SQL
4 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.84%) Clojure
6 8 (10.53%) VBA
7 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.89%) VB
8 4 (5.26%) Haskell
8 4 (5.26%) Scala
9 3 (3.95%) Lisp
10 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.32%) Python
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) Oracle
2 9 (11.84%) Sybase
3 5 (6.58%) IBM
4 3 (3.95%) Alterian
5 1 (1.32%) Tableau
5 1 (1.32%) Nintex
5 1 (1.32%) Business Objects