The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
South East / West Sussex
Rank 52 45 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.28% 1.06% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.10% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Median daily rate £488 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -1.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- -65.71%

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
450 456 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.74% 96.41% 96.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 274 300
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 38
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.50 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

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 Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Sussex region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) IntelliJ
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) JSON
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
1 6 (85.71%) MongoDB
1 6 (85.71%) NoSQL
1 6 (85.71%) Scala
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
1 6 (85.71%) Microservices
1 6 (85.71%) Play Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) React
2 1 (14.29%) Redux
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 6 (85.71%) MongoDB
1 6 (85.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) IntelliJ
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) JSON
1 6 (85.71%) Play Framework
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) React
2 1 (14.29%) Redux
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Microservices
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Scala
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
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