The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 38 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.60% 0.63% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.67% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £363 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +21.42%
Programmer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
316 450 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 94.33% 95.14% 96.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 321 313
Median daily rate £375 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 27
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.03 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -4.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Programmer Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Swindon region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Metrics

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle