The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.99% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +18.18%
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 West Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
478 347 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.03% 92.78% 97.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 215 264
Average daily rate £368 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 39 37
Average hourly rate £13.36 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.91% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £26.98 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Programmer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 4 £363 -
Worthing - 1 £313 -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) JSON
2 7 (53.85%) Android
2 7 (53.85%) REST
2 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 7 (53.85%) Android SDK
2 7 (53.85%) Android Development
2 7 (53.85%) User Experience
2 7 (53.85%) Mobile Development
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) Cocoa
4 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Apple
4 2 (15.38%) Intranet
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (15.38%) Core Animation
4 2 (15.38%) Apple Swift
4 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
4 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (15.38%) Animation
4 2 (15.38%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) JSON
1 7 (53.85%) REST
1 7 (53.85%) Android SDK
2 2 (15.38%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (15.38%) Core Animation
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) Cocoa
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
1 7 (53.85%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Android Development
2 7 (53.85%) Mobile Development
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
1 2 (15.38%) Apple Swift
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) ION Trading
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft