The median contractor rate for a Programmer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 28 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 of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 73
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 0 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 1.01% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.07% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £33.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +51.51% -14.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 548 562 754
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.57% 94.45% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 980 1220 2002
Median daily rate £340 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £143 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £519 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 95 315
Median hourly rate £18.96 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.05% +52.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.85 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.75 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Cambridgeshire

Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programmer in Cambridgeshire

Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programmer in Cambridgeshire

Programmer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) S-PLUS
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
1 2 (100.00%) CDISC
1 2 (100.00%) R

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) S-PLUS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) CDISC
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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