The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank - 116 123
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.080% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.087% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Median daily rate - £463 £509
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £550 £375
% change year-on-year
-23.86% +46.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Programmer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1832 2297 2498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.90% 92.03% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1013 1191 1306
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 143 64
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.90 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £47.50 £24.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Senior Programmer in the job title.

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire