The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury 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 23 July 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 Newbury 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 18 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 0.79% 1.79% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.90% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£200 £200 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +20.00%
Job Titles Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115 105 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 91.27% 93.75% 86.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 54 63
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 11
Average hourly rate £18.36 £24.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.06% +36.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Programmer
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Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Programmer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat