The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank - 23 31
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 0.64% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.70% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £275 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -36.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +22.72%
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 Guildford 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
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 143 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 88.97% 91.67% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 75 96
Average daily rate £350 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 24
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -54.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Online Games
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Animation
1 1 (33.33%) Online Games
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft