The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Liverpool region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.26% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £35.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-49.28% -20.00%
Programmer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
231 235 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.06% 92.89% 97.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 132 77
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £51.67 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Programmer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 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 Liverpool region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) CICS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (33.33%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL