The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 101 74 88
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 23 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.05% 1.78% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.92% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 4
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£325 £388 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +28.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £264 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £311
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 - - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -
Programmer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1960 1613 1420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.74% 92.81% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 882 704
Average daily rate £350 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 102 171
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -21.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.80 £40.00
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 Hampshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Programmer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough - 8 - - 2
Portsmouth -13 6 £325 -18.75%
Southampton -5 2 £288 +6.97% 1
Andover - 2 £335 -
Aldershot -1 1 £275 -
Fareham - - - -
Havant - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 15 (38.46%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) C#
3 13 (33.33%) Oracle
4 12 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 11 (28.21%) HTML
5 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
6 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
6 10 (25.64%) VB.NET
6 10 (25.64%) CSS
6 10 (25.64%) XML
6 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
7 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
7 8 (20.51%) jQuery
7 8 (20.51%) SQL
7 8 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (20.51%) Data Structures
8 7 (17.95%) SmartPlant
8 7 (17.95%) PL/SQL
8 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
8 7 (17.95%) Finance
8 7 (17.95%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.38%) Ajax
9 6 (15.38%) AS400
9 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
10 5 (12.82%) Windows
10 5 (12.82%) MS Access
10 5 (12.82%) PHP

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (10.26%) K2 blackpearl
2 3 (7.69%) Drupal
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) SAS
4 1 (2.56%) WordPress
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) SmartPlant
2 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (12.82%) MS Access
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.69%) MySQL
6 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.56%) DB2
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) .NET
2 11 (28.21%) HTML
3 10 (25.64%) CSS
3 10 (25.64%) XML
4 8 (20.51%) jQuery
5 6 (15.38%) Ajax
5 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 5 (12.82%) Silverlight
7 3 (7.69%) HTML5
8 2 (5.13%) SOAP
8 2 (5.13%) Web Services
9 1 (2.56%) XSLT
9 1 (2.56%) Swing
9 1 (2.56%) JMS
9 1 (2.56%) LAMP
9 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.56%) Zend Framework
9 1 (2.56%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (2.56%) Grails
9 1 (2.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Data Structures
2 6 (15.38%) AS400
3 4 (10.26%) Open Source
4 2 (5.13%) Life Science
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Debian
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Workflow
5 3 (7.69%) MVC
5 3 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) V-Model
6 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.13%) TDD
7 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.56%) System Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Validation
7 1 (2.56%) Migration
7 1 (2.56%) OO
7 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.64%) VB.NET
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 7 (17.95%) PL/SQL
5 5 (12.82%) PHP
5 5 (12.82%) XAML
6 3 (7.69%) Java
7 2 (5.13%) Perl
7 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.56%) Ruby
8 1 (2.56%) PHP5
8 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.82%) Intergraph
4 3 (7.69%) SAP
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) Zend
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
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