The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
143 49 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 95.97% 98.00% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 33 23
Average daily rate £404 £318 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.16% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £400 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.30 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.27% +103.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Taunton