Period
to 20 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £210 per day in advertised job vacancies in Dundee during the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

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.

Application Developer
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 6 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 10 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 16.39% 12.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 16.39% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Dundee median daily rate £210 - -
Scotland median daily rate £307 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -18.20% +8.70% -6.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £47.23 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Dundee
Contract vacancies in Dundee with a recognized job title 61 32 19
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 96.97% 90.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 16 8
Dundee median daily rate £275 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £207 £106 £94
90th Percentile £438 £413 £441
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Dundee median hourly rate - £11.32 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.15% -56.45%
Scotland median hourly rate £16.63 £17.32 £30.10
% change year-on-year -3.98% -42.46% +62.72%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Dundee

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in Dundee

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Dundee over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Developer in Dundee

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Dundee region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Android
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (70.00%) Degree
4 7 (70.00%) C#
4 7 (70.00%) C++
5 6 (60.00%) iOS Development
5 6 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
6 4 (40.00%) WebGL
6 4 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) Python
6 4 (40.00%) OOD
7 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
7 3 (30.00%) PhoneGap
7 3 (30.00%) Xamarin
7 3 (30.00%) Ionic Framework
7 3 (30.00%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (30.00%) Android Development
7 3 (30.00%) Apple Swift
7 3 (30.00%) React Native
7 3 (30.00%) SOLID
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) Games
9 1 (10.00%) Scrum
9 1 (10.00%) MVC
9 1 (10.00%) Advertising

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) WebGL
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (30.00%) Ionic Framework
2 3 (30.00%) PhoneGap
2 3 (30.00%) React Native
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (90.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (60.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) Android Development
4 3 (30.00%) SOLID
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Apple Swift
4 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (10.00%) Lua
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Xamarin