The median contractor rate for a Programmer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - - 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 304 425 401
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 93.54% 95.08% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 310 238
Median daily rate £375 £415 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.63% +25.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £605 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 24
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £13.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.77% +67.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £32.50 £20.00
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 South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in South Yorkshire

Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programmer in South Yorkshire

Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programmer in South Yorkshire