The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 116 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 13 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.39% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.41% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 6
Average daily rate £280 £175 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £243 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.22 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+20.67% +11.80%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2402 1935 2372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.50% 94.25% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1514 959 1202
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £182 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 140 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Programmer
England

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programmer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Programmer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +6 7 £280 - 1
West Yorkshire -18 7 £350 +100.00% 4
North Yorkshire -1 3 £270 -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
2 13 (35.14%) .NET
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
4 9 (24.32%) Finance
5 7 (18.92%) MVC
5 7 (18.92%) IBM
5 7 (18.92%) CICS
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
5 7 (18.92%) DB2
5 7 (18.92%) C#
5 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
6 6 (16.22%) jQuery
6 6 (16.22%) HTML
6 6 (16.22%) Java
6 6 (16.22%) CSS
6 6 (16.22%) Mainframe
7 5 (13.51%) zOS
7 5 (13.51%) Scrum
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.81%) SAS
8 4 (10.81%) C++
8 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
9 3 (8.11%) HTML5
9 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
9 3 (8.11%) MySQL

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (18.92%) CICS
2 4 (10.81%) SAS
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.70%) CMS
5 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.70%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
1 7 (18.92%) DB2
2 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Base SAS
3 2 (5.41%) OLAP
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) WebSpeed
2 2 (5.41%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
3 6 (16.22%) jQuery
3 6 (16.22%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) CSS
4 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (8.11%) HTML5
5 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (8.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.11%) Spring
6 2 (5.41%) Java EE
6 2 (5.41%) Ajax
6 2 (5.41%) Spring MVC
6 2 (5.41%) WCF
6 2 (5.41%) LAMP
6 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.41%) Backbone.js
6 2 (5.41%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.70%) Firmware
2 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) zOS
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
2 7 (18.92%) MVC
3 5 (13.51%) Scrum
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.41%) Release Management
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.70%) OO
7 1 (2.70%) Workflow
7 1 (2.70%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.70%) User Experience Design
7 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.70%) Web Development
7 1 (2.70%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) C#
2 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.22%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) C++
4 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.41%) SAS Macro
5 2 (5.41%) VB
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
6 1 (2.70%) VC++
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) IBM
2 3 (8.11%) Progress
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Twitter
4 1 (2.70%) BMC
4 1 (2.70%) CA
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) DevExpress
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £304.50 per day
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