The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 53 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.43% 0.82% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.84% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £350 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +64.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £328
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +22.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +21.42%
Programmer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
427 474 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 91.83% 96.93% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 271 239
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 36 20
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £43.00
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 Gloucestershire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Lumira
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft