Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for SOLID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOLID over the 6 months to 18 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.

SOLID Principles
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 9 7
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 -
Contract jobs citing SOLID 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 1.82% 15.25% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 17.31% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Dundee median daily rate £325 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.44% - -
Scotland median daily rate £385 £349 £213
% change year-on-year +10.39% +64.12% -41.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

SOLID 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 52 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 76.36% 88.14% 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 £24.50 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +13.95% +10.26% -35.00%

SOLID
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

Job vacancy trend for SOLID in Dundee

SOLID
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOLID in Dundee

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SOLID 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 SOLID.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation

SOLID
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 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Backend Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree