The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Canary Wharf region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 20 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.47% 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £475
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -32.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
128 337 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 94.12% 92.84% 90.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 265 241
Average daily rate £500 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £658 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £42.50 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.88% -34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Senior Programmer
London

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Senior Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Senior Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Senior Programmer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Senior 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 Senior Programmer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Senior 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 Senior Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP