Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Software Developer
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - - 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Aberdeen median daily rate - - £365
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £52.17 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +22.75% +8.97% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Aberdeen
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 103 71 111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 95.37% 97.26% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 17 53
Aberdeen median daily rate £325 £340 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +25.93% -16.92%
10th Percentile £107 £104 £128
90th Percentile £487 £477 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £374
% change year-on-year - +0.27% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 9 12
Aberdeen median hourly rate £33.50 £45.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.56% +181.25% -20.00%
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Aberdeen

Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Developer in Aberdeen