The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank - 54 55
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.49% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.51% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate
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- £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £413
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Programmer
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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
703 584 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.24% 94.96% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 301 347
Average daily rate £363 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 19
Average hourly rate £16.50 £9.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.68% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.25 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.35 £34.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow