The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 120 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 3 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.21% 1.85% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 1.95% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 8
Median daily rate £338 £288 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% +6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £283 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £390
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 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +8.84%
Programmer
North 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 Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1261 614 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 87.69% 94.90% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 381 256
Median daily rate £320 £363 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 66 19
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.50 £26.70
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 Tyne and Wear

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Programmer
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Gateshead -2 1 £350 - 2
Sunderland -9 1 - -
Programmer
North East

Programmer Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Adabas
1 2 (50.00%) NATURAL
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (25.00%) Python

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (50.00%) Adabas
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) NATURAL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix