Period
to 20 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in Dundee during the 6 months to 20 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 7 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 7.46% 5.56% 13.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.46% 5.88% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Dundee median daily rate £225 £240 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -8.57% -
10th Percentile £204 £235 £213
90th Percentile £238 £245 £360
Scotland median daily rate £375 £283 £310
% change year-on-year +32.74% -8.87% -8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 67 34 45
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 94.44% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 21 34
Dundee median daily rate £308 £240 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.13% -7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £110 £110 £106
90th Percentile £438 £450 £400
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
% change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Dundee median hourly rate - £13.00 £11.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.04% -62.95%
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.21 £16.16
% change year-on-year -13.41% +25.08% -29.52%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Kanban
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Vue.js
2 2 (40.00%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio

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 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Kanban
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) SOLID
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft