Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Programmer was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 24 November 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 78 75
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.45% 0.22% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.24% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 - £375
10th Percentile £410 - £297
90th Percentile £430 - £425
South West median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £15.50 - £44.50
South West median hourly rate £15.50 - £107.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 621 849 969
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.52% 92.99% 96.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 477 572
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £390 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% -1.58% +5.67%
10th Percentile £200 £180 £204
90th Percentile £525 £563 £513
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 87 60
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £39.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -30.62% +44.13%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.48 £11.17
90th Percentile £56.75 £45.55 £48.69
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% +50.00%

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Gloucestershire

Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programmer in Gloucestershire

Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programmer in Gloucestershire

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (66.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle