The median contractor rate for a Programmer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - - 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £363
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 Somerset. 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
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 200 219 327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 95.24% 90.87% 96.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 548 653
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £181 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £925 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 80 150
Median hourly rate £52.50 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.53% -7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £12.00 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £42.45 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Somerset

Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programmer in Somerset

Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programmer in Somerset