Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for SDLC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SDLC over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - +16 +4
Contract jobs citing SDLC 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 1.56% - 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% - 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Dundee median daily rate £320 - £270
10th Percentile £310 - £260
90th Percentile £330 - £280
Scotland median daily rate £410 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £47.25
% change year-on-year +2.04% -22.22% +35.00%

SDLC is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dundee
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 53 19 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 82.81% 73.08% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 12 27
Dundee median daily rate £310 £225 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.78% - -26.53%
10th Percentile £196 £110 £105
90th Percentile £475 £473 £385
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
% change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Dundee median hourly rate - £41.50 £12.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +234.68% -59.34%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £26.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year -6.48% -23.91% +64.29%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Dundee

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SDLC in Dundee

SDLC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC in Dundee.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SDLC in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SDLC also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for SDLC.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

SDLC
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft