The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 59 60 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 1 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% 1.31% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.36% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +21.42%
Programmer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
554 884 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.03% 96.72% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 444 405
Median daily rate £338 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £52.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +232.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
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 Glasgow

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Glasgow region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Bower
4 1 (20.00%) Flask
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Hudson
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (20.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bower
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Flask
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VB
1 2 (40.00%) VB6
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL
2 1 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) JCL
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) VMware