The median contractor rate for a Programmer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Programmer
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton - - 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £303
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £33.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +51.51% -17.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 183 192 249
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 96.83% 98.46% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 104 170
Median daily rate £350 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Median hourly rate £11.93 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +9.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Brighton

Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Programmer in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Programmer in Brighton

Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programmer in Brighton

Programmer Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Brighton region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA