The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 97 101 83
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 16 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £415 £243
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.15 £42.50 £35.22
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +20.67%
Programmer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1831 1673 1258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.69% 93.10% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 1089 614
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 65 79
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +22.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.74 £10.09 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programmer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Programmer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds -8 10 £344 -1.78% 1
Bradford -14 4 £265 -3.63% 1
Wakefield - 1 £265 -
Bingley - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) SAS
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.00%) OLAP
5 5 (20.00%) XML
5 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.00%) ETL
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.00%) PHP
7 3 (12.00%) VB
7 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (12.00%) Python
7 3 (12.00%) UML
7 3 (12.00%) IBM
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (12.00%) Base SAS

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (40.00%) SAS
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.00%) Node.js
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) OLAP
2 5 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 5 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (12.00%) Base SAS
4 3 (12.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.00%) Redis
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) ERwin
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) ADO
3 2 (8.00%) LAMP
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) CAML
4 1 (4.00%) Memcached
4 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) ETL
3 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.00%) UML
4 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) RUP
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) System Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Document Management
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Data Security
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) PHP
3 3 (12.00%) VB
3 3 (12.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) Ruby
4 2 (8.00%) SAS Macro
4 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.00%) VB6
4 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.00%) VBA
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Opsview
1 1 (4.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) IBM
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (4.00%) Tealeaf
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk
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