The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead 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 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 17 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.88% 5.56% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.21% 5.81% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £125 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+160.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +8.35%
Programmer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Maidenhead 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
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95 86 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 92.23% 95.56% 82.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 47 27
Average daily rate £325 £315 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £125 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) DRM
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) SCORM
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Zend
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) ECMAScript
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) DRM
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ECMAScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Zend