The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 93 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 3 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% 0.64% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.68% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 12
Median daily rate £300 £550 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +69.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £42.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +36.00%
Programmer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1165 1320 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.04% 94.22% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 778 733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 49 52
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programmer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Programmer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Guildford +2 1 £225 -30.76%
Horley - 1 £375 -
Woking - 1 - -
Programmer
South East

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Surrey region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) SOLID
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Mercator