Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 16 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 -
Contract jobs citing SDLC 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 9.09% 3.45% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.90% 3.92% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Dundee median daily rate £290 £294 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.28% +43.29% -
10th Percentile £281 £283 £193
90th Percentile £343 £299 £218
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 - £47.50

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 42 51 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 76.36% 87.93% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 17
Dundee median daily rate £300 £240 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.20% +60.26%
10th Percentile £127 £205 £116
90th Percentile £351 £388 £413
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Dundee median hourly rate - £41.50 £11.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +267.26% -8.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £23.56 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +12.20% +7.69% -35.00%

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 21 February 2019, 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft