The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 32 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.36% 2.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 2.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £215 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
- +8.35%
Programmer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
206 218 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 93.64% 96.04% 96.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 135 168
Average daily rate £325 £400 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 19
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £29.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programmer across the Basingstoke region.

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programmer across the Basingstoke region.

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Zend
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) Zend Framework
3 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (25.00%) Grails
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Swing
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Debian
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) SUSE
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) PHP5
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Zend