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 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 90 103 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 13 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.88% 0.47% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.49% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 4
Median daily rate £320 £388 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% +20.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £42.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +36.00%
Programmer
West Yorkshire

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
1417 1629 984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.39% 94.76% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 1155 650
Median daily rate £400 £351 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.12% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 49 30
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £37.04 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 25 August 2016.

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) Oracle
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) C
2 6 (46.15%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) OOP
2 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
2 6 (46.15%) Concurrent Programming
3 3 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (23.08%) Sitecore
3 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) QA
3 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 3 (23.08%) CMS
3 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) CMS
1 3 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) DTS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) JSP
3 1 (7.69%) Servlets
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
1 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Concurrent Programming
1 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
1 6 (46.15%) OOP
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) High Availability
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C
1 6 (46.15%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP