The median contractor rate for a Programmer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
South West / Wiltshire
Rank - 57 56
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 0 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - 0.77% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.81% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Median daily rate - £500 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +73.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +12.50% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £15.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +366.66% -64.70%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 612 621 691
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.74% 95.39% 96.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 416 455
Median daily rate £410 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -9.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +118.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.55 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Wiltshire

Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programmer in Wiltshire

Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programmer in Wiltshire

Programmer Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Wiltshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared