The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stirling region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank - 13 20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 0 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling - 10.67% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category - 11.11% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.73% +33.33%
Senior 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 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 100.00% 96.00% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 25
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 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
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%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Java SE
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database

Senior 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Java SE
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle