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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 94 85 89
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 21 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.02% 0.82% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.87% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 15
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£388 £324 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.78% -25.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £35.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +9.03%
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
1910 1726 1796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.54% 94.06% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1120 994 942
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 153 181
Average hourly rate £15.13 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £36.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programmer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Programmer Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 August 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
Southampton +1 9 £388 +29.16% 1
Basingstoke +21 4 £318 -
Andover - 1 £400 -
Aldershot - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Liss - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Romsey - - - -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (40.54%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) HTML
2 14 (37.84%) CSS
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) TDD
3 12 (32.43%) Open Source
3 12 (32.43%) HTML5
3 12 (32.43%) Node.js
3 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
4 11 (29.73%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (29.73%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (29.73%) Web Application Development
4 11 (29.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 11 (29.73%) Ember.js
4 11 (29.73%) CSS3
4 11 (29.73%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (29.73%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (29.73%) Redis
4 11 (29.73%) BDD
4 11 (29.73%) Wiki
4 11 (29.73%) Web Development
4 11 (29.73%) Automated Testing
5 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
6 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
6 7 (18.92%) Finance
6 7 (18.92%) AS400
6 7 (18.92%) UNIX
7 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
7 6 (16.22%) ETL
7 6 (16.22%) SAS

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (32.43%) Node.js
2 11 (29.73%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (16.22%) SAS
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (29.73%) Redis
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 6 (16.22%) Base SAS
4 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) HTML
1 14 (37.84%) CSS
2 12 (32.43%) HTML5
2 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
3 11 (29.73%) KnockoutJS
3 11 (29.73%) Ember.js
3 11 (29.73%) CSS3
3 11 (29.73%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (16.22%) Web Services
5 4 (10.81%) XML
6 3 (8.11%) SOAP
6 3 (8.11%) jQuery
7 2 (5.41%) Ajax
7 2 (5.41%) Spring Integration
7 2 (5.41%) Spring
7 2 (5.41%) JDBC
8 1 (2.70%) Swing
8 1 (2.70%) JMS
8 1 (2.70%) .NET
8 1 (2.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Open Source
2 11 (29.73%) Wiki
3 7 (18.92%) AS400
4 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.70%) Derivative
4 1 (2.70%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) UNIX
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Debian
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) TDD
2 11 (29.73%) Web Application Development
2 11 (29.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 11 (29.73%) BDD
2 11 (29.73%) Web Development
2 11 (29.73%) Automated Testing
3 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
3 6 (16.22%) ETL
4 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) MVC
6 1 (2.70%) OO
6 1 (2.70%) Validation
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.81%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) C
5 3 (8.11%) PHP
6 2 (5.41%) RPG
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
7 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) PHP5
7 1 (2.70%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
1 6 (16.22%) Netezza
2 2 (5.41%) Zend
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
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