The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 61 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.30% 0.47% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.49% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £355 £325 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -36.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.14%
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 West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
634 609 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.63% 95.16% 92.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 416 395
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 26
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.44% -15.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £13.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Programmer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Salisbury - 2 £355 -
Programmer
South West

Programmer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wiltshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) WCF
1 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (28.57%) CA
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
3 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) Simulink
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Data Acquisition

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (14.29%) MVC
1 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CA