The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Programmer
Rank 139 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.034% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £455 - -
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 - - -
Senior Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2822 2261 2220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.63% 95.28% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1679 1377 1161
Median daily rate £398 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 138 197
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £31.25 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Programmer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Programmer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Birmingham - 1 £455 - 1
Senior Programmer
England

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Senior 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) PVCS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) PVCS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle