The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £269
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-41.42% -20.00%
Programmer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
275 330 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.17% 95.38% 97.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 174 152
Median daily rate £300 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £81 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 35 56
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Programmer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Leicestershire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) AS400
2 2 (50.00%) Control-M
2 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (25.00%) Qt
3 1 (25.00%) QML
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) QML
1 1 (25.00%) Qt
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
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