The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Brighton region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 23 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.69% 1.32% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.32% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £213 £110 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £38.75 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-3.87% -11.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
140 151 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 96.55% 100.00% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 80 128
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 19
Median hourly rate £43.50 £26.60 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.53% +6.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Programmer Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Programmer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA