The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Ipswich region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 41 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.63% 27.27% 25.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.33% 29.17% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 30
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.60 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
150 72 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 93.75% 93.51% 98.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 40 103
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £263 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Ipswich region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Ipswich region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Ipswich region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Developer 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 Ipswich region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 27 (46.55%) AngularJS
4 24 (41.38%) HTML
5 23 (39.66%) CSS
6 22 (37.93%) C#
7 21 (36.21%) Java
8 20 (34.48%) jQuery
9 18 (31.03%) MVC
10 16 (27.59%) SQL
10 16 (27.59%) .NET
11 14 (24.14%) TDD
11 14 (24.14%) Spring
12 13 (22.41%) Finance
12 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
13 11 (18.97%) RESTful
13 11 (18.97%) Front End Development
13 11 (18.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (17.24%) HTML5
14 10 (17.24%) Web Services
15 9 (15.52%) IIS
15 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
16 8 (13.79%) Hibernate
16 8 (13.79%) Client/Server
16 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
17 7 (12.07%) Ajax
17 7 (12.07%) JSON
17 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
17 7 (12.07%) OO

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 9 (15.52%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) JBoss
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (3.45%) Alfresco
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
3 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) Drupal
4 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) SSL
3 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.72%) HBase
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) gulp
1 6 (10.34%) Jasmine
1 6 (10.34%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (8.62%) Bower
2 5 (8.62%) Eclipse
2 5 (8.62%) JSHint
2 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.45%) EasyMock
4 2 (3.45%) JUnit
4 2 (3.45%) Maven
5 1 (1.72%) Grunt
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Protractor
5 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) AngularJS
2 24 (41.38%) HTML
3 23 (39.66%) CSS
4 20 (34.48%) jQuery
5 16 (27.59%) .NET
6 14 (24.14%) Spring
7 11 (18.97%) RESTful
7 11 (18.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (17.24%) HTML5
8 10 (17.24%) Web Services
9 8 (13.79%) Hibernate
10 7 (12.07%) Ajax
10 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
10 7 (12.07%) JSON
11 6 (10.34%) .NET Framework
11 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (10.34%) CSS3
11 6 (10.34%) Entity Framework
11 6 (10.34%) Node.js
11 6 (10.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.79%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) MVC
3 14 (24.14%) TDD
4 11 (18.97%) Front End Development
5 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 7 (12.07%) OO
7 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.62%) API Integration
8 5 (8.62%) Dependency Management
8 5 (8.62%) Web Development
9 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.17%) BDD
10 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.17%) Scrum
11 2 (3.45%) Continuous Deployment
11 2 (3.45%) DevOps
11 2 (3.45%) Release Management
11 2 (3.45%) SDLC
11 2 (3.45%) Test Strategy
11 2 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (37.93%) C#
3 21 (36.21%) Java
4 16 (27.59%) SQL
5 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.45%) C
7 2 (3.45%) Groovy
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.72%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) Python
8 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
1 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.72%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.72%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Telerik
4 2 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.72%) Sencha
5 1 (1.72%) Trillium