The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.20% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
Senior Programmer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
487 481 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 98.38% 97.17% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 345 334
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 18 23
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% -17.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £33.70 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Programmer Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Senior Programmer
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 1 £300 -
Senior Programmer
Wales

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 South Wales region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Moodle
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Moodle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland