The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stirling region.

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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank - 18 13
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling - 5.75% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category - 6.25% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate - £475 £219
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +116.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £36.25 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +14.17%
Job Titles Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
63 80 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 96.92% 91.95% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 42 41
Average daily rate £375 £413 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.14% +22.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £11.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -48.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.82%
Software Developer
Scotland

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Stirling