The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 44 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.84% 1.81% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 2.00% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £269 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 - £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.22 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+20.67% +11.80%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 200 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.66% 90.50% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 73 69
Average daily rate £290 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 49 27
Average hourly rate £32.00 £14.63 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.80% +32.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Programmer
East Midlands

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

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
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -13 3 £269 - 1
Loughborough - - - - 1
Programmer
East Midlands

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (55.56%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) Android Development
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) Zend
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) WordPress
3 3 (33.33%) Android
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) XHTML
3 3 (33.33%) Apple
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) XHTML
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Android Development
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Zend
1 3 (33.33%) Apple
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