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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 67 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 10 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.37% 1.99% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 2.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 0
Median daily rate £450 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £339
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.05%
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
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
723 531 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.77% 96.02% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 347 208
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 36
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £45.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programmer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Programmer Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 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
Crawley -1 7 £450 +24.13% 1
Gatwick +2 2 £419 +28.84%
Worthing -27 1 £475 +52.00%
Programmer
South East

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Sussex region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (65.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (55.00%) Mobile Development
3 9 (45.00%) iOS Development
3 9 (45.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (35.00%) Cocoa
4 7 (35.00%) Objective-C
4 7 (35.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 7 (35.00%) Core Animation
4 7 (35.00%) ION Trading
4 7 (35.00%) Animation
4 7 (35.00%) Apple
5 6 (30.00%) Apple Swift
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) JSP
7 4 (20.00%) Photoshop
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) CMS
7 4 (20.00%) FatWire
7 4 (20.00%) JSON
7 4 (20.00%) Apache Flex
7 4 (20.00%) jQuery
7 4 (20.00%) Android
7 4 (20.00%) Content Management
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) REST
7 4 (20.00%) User Experience

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Photoshop
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Cocoa
1 7 (35.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 7 (35.00%) Core Animation
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) Android SDK
3 4 (20.00%) Apache Flex
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
3 4 (20.00%) JSON
3 4 (20.00%) JSP
3 4 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (35.00%) Animation
3 4 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Mobile Development
3 9 (45.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (20.00%) Android Development
4 4 (20.00%) Content Management
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) Objective-C
2 6 (30.00%) Apple Swift
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Apple
1 7 (35.00%) ION Trading
2 4 (20.00%) FatWire