The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 139 112 121
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 6 37 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.22% 1.25% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 1.32% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 7
Median daily rate £310 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £265 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +8.84%
Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2660 2805 2285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.06% 95.12% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1825 1880 1440
Median daily rate £400 £350 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 111 118
Median hourly rate £15.32 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £31.50
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 Yorkshire

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

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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire -16 6 £310 -6.41% 5
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) DB2
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 3 (18.75%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) UML
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) Docker
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source Development
4 2 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (12.50%) Sitecore
4 2 (12.50%) Base SAS
4 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) SAS
2 2 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (6.25%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) BigMachines
1 1 (6.25%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) DB2
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Base SAS
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
1 3 (18.75%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) Mason
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (6.25%) Servlets
3 1 (6.25%) Sinatra
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) Struts
3 1 (6.25%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
1 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source Development
3 2 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) R
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) IBM
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) Siebel