The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 62 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 5 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.61% 0.92% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.98% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 7
Median daily rate - £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +21.42%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
763 1327 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.71% 94.25% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 723 593
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 61 62
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £9.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £33.50 £20.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Programmer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckingham -2 3 - -
Milton Keynes +7 2 - - 3
Programmer
South East

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Java
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) ETL
2 7 (46.67%) PowerCenter
2 7 (46.67%) Data Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
2 7 (46.67%) Big Data
3 6 (40.00%) Cloudera
3 6 (40.00%) Apache Flume
3 6 (40.00%) Apache Pig
3 6 (40.00%) Sqoop
3 6 (40.00%) HDFS
3 6 (40.00%) Impala
3 6 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 6 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 6 (40.00%) Spark Streaming
3 6 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 6 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (40.00%) HBase
3 6 (40.00%) Scala
3 6 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) Banking
4 5 (33.33%) Control-M
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Unix

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) Apache Pig
1 6 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (13.33%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
1 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
1 7 (46.67%) PowerCenter
2 6 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 6 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (40.00%) HBase
2 6 (40.00%) Impala
2 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (40.00%) Sqoop
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) DB2
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Spark Streaming
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) Java EE
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) JSP
4 1 (6.67%) Struts
4 1 (6.67%) XHTML
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
1 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Data Architecture
1 7 (46.67%) ETL
2 6 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) Scala
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (6.67%) C#
7 1 (6.67%) COBOL
7 1 (6.67%) JCL
7 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (6.67%) VB
7 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Apache Flume
1 6 (40.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (33.33%) Control-M
3 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cloudera
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) EPiServer
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy