The median contractor rate for a Programmer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 3 months to 29 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
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.20% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £340 - -
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 Solihull. 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
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80 144 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 96.39% 93.51% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 155 151
Median daily rate £340 £338 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £22.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Solihull

Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programmer in Solihull

Programmer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 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 Solihull region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft