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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 126 116 110
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 13 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.45% 0.88% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.93% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 7
Median daily rate £320 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £299 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £470 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £331 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £41.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-18.78% +37.50%
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
2787 2805 2158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.74% 95.05% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1900 1319
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 118 115
Median hourly rate £13.55 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% -13.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -3 12 £320 -14.66% 6
South Yorkshire -5 1 £300 -22.58% 1
Programmer
England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
4 3 (14.29%) OOP
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow
4 3 (14.29%) CMS
4 3 (14.29%) QA
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (14.29%) Marketing
4 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 3 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (14.29%) Sitecore
4 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 3 (14.29%) High Availability
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
5 2 (9.52%) Docker

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 (14.29%) CMS
1 3 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (9.52%) OpenEdge
2 2 (9.52%) SAS
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) BigMachines
1 1 (4.76%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) Base SAS
3 2 (9.52%) DB2
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) Node.js
3 2 (9.52%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) CSS3
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) JSP
4 1 (4.76%) Mason
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.76%) Servlets
4 1 (4.76%) Sinatra
4 1 (4.76%) Struts
4 1 (4.76%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
1 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) High Availability
3 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 3 (14.29%) OOP
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source Development
4 2 (9.52%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) UML
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) C
3 3 (14.29%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) R
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Siebel