The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 55 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.01% - 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £416 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.90% +28.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Programmer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
561 758 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.44% 95.83% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 441 384
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 82 61
Median hourly rate £31.25 £18.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.91% -15.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Programmer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Peterborough - 5 £400 -
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
Senior Programmer
East of England

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Senior 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Unisys
1 6 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) UML
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) LINC
5 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (16.67%) Mainframe

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) LINC
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Unisys