The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 25 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.69% - 9.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% - 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£480 - £198
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -
Programmer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
140 116 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.55% 97.48% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 66 30
Average daily rate £400 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £158 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.38 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £20.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Programmer
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) SAPscript
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HR
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe