The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Guildford region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 21 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.77% 0.62% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.67% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £430 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.65 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-8.11% +3.65%
Job Titles Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
118 150 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 90.77% 92.59% 83.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 94 48
Average daily rate £363 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 16
Average hourly rate £17.00 £37.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% +19.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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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 20 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) GWT
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Game Development
2 1 (25.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (25.00%) Unreal Engine

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) GWT
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) OpenCL
1 1 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java