The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stirling region that had Development Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Specialist
Scotland / Stirling
Rank - 14 23
Contract jobs requiring a Development Specialist 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling - 3.77% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.92% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £363 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £363 £390
% change year-on-year
- -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 - -

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
26 51 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 100.00% 96.23% 98.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 40
Median daily rate £438 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £166 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Development Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Development Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Development Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Development Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Stirling