The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Peterborough region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 14 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.15% 0.90% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 0.95% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £416 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.90% +28.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Programmer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90 105 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 92.78% 94.59% 97.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 52 54
Median daily rate £350 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £200 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 25 27
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Senior Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Senior Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Senior 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 Peterborough region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Unisys
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) LINC

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) LINC
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Unisys