The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank - 47 36
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 1.19% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.26% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £400 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.28%
Programmer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
420 397 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.38% 94.75% 97.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 230 175
Median daily rate £400 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 27 32
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £7.19 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.80 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) BigMachines
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Eloqua
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Mason
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) BigMachines
1 1 (25.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Mason
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) Sinatra
2 1 (25.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Siebel