The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 39 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.30% 0.23% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.25% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£340 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £31.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -10.71%
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 East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
377 402 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.67% 93.71% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 233 139
Average daily rate £360 £315 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £158 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 31 21
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £13.02 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £24.50 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Programmer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 2 £340 - 1
Lewes - 1 - -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region that cited 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 9 (81.82%) C
2 8 (72.73%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) Manufacturing
2 8 (72.73%) Lua
2 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
2 8 (72.73%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (18.18%) SaaS
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Apache
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) WordPress
4 1 (9.09%) Mason
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) Visualforce
4 1 (9.09%) Apex Code
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (9.09%) PaaS
4 1 (9.09%) IaaS
4 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) vMotion
4 1 (9.09%) BigMachines
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region that cited 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WLAN
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (72.73%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) Ajax
1 1 (9.09%) Mason
1 1 (9.09%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
2 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C
2 8 (72.73%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) Lua
2 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Apex Code
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Siebel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (9.09%) VMware
1 1 (9.09%) Eloqua