The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
Rank 86 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.56% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.58% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £413 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £350 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -64.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1059 1372 1094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.80% 95.81% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 937 765
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 32
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.39 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £21.30 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programmer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Programmer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Leeds region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (25.00%) AS400
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
1 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 1 (25.00%) vRealize
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) RPG
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) RPG
1 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) VMware