The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 83 83 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 10 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.70% 0.18% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.19% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Average daily rate £350 £344 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +24.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £299 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £389 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-64.70% +30.76%
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
1353 1071 934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.01% 94.11% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 760 576
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.13 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% -3.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.53 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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 13 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (45.83%) SAS
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 8 (33.33%) Base SAS
3 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) DB2
4 7 (29.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (29.17%) XML
4 7 (29.17%) Eclipse
4 7 (29.17%) IBM
4 7 (29.17%) UML
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 6 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 5 (20.83%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 5 (20.83%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (20.83%) OLAP
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
8 3 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
9 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (8.33%) SAP

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (45.83%) SAS
2 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 7 (29.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) BigMachines
1 1 (4.17%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Base SAS
2 7 (29.17%) DB2
3 6 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (20.83%) OLAP
4 5 (20.83%) OLAP Cube
4 5 (20.83%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.33%) MySQL
6 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) CSS3
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) Mason
3 1 (4.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Informatics
2 2 (8.33%) Life Science
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) UML
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 3 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Data Management
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) CRM
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.17%) Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Open Source
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) BC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) hybris
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.17%) Siebel
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