The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 33 36 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 23.40% 39.13% 5.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.26% 41.86% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.06% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £248 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £428 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.14%
Developer
Suffolk

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
136 86 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 96.45% 93.48% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 57 62
Average daily rate £425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 9
Average hourly rate £23.13 £19.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.58% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.50 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 January 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 25 (42.37%) C#
2 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
3 19 (32.20%) .NET
4 18 (30.51%) Java
5 14 (23.73%) SQL
5 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
6 13 (22.03%) Linux
7 12 (20.34%) WCF
8 11 (18.64%) Windows
9 10 (16.95%) CSS
9 10 (16.95%) JUnit
9 10 (16.95%) C++
9 10 (16.95%) JIRA
10 9 (15.25%) UNIX
10 9 (15.25%) OO
11 8 (13.56%) Web Services
11 8 (13.56%) HTML
11 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.56%) OOD
11 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
11 8 (13.56%) JSON
11 8 (13.56%) Maven
11 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (13.56%) TDD
11 8 (13.56%) Subversion
11 8 (13.56%) jQuery
11 8 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (13.56%) REST
12 7 (11.86%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (11.86%) DV Cleared

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.47%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (6.78%) Drupal
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.69%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) IaaS
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (5.08%) Firewall
1 3 (5.08%) SAN
1 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.08%) VPN
1 3 (5.08%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.08%) MySQL
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.69%) OLAP
6 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.69%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.95%) JUnit
2 10 (16.95%) JIRA
3 8 (13.56%) Maven
3 8 (13.56%) Subversion
4 7 (11.86%) JBehave
4 7 (11.86%) NUnit
4 7 (11.86%) ReSharper
4 7 (11.86%) Eclipse
4 7 (11.86%) IntelliJ
4 7 (11.86%) Visual Studio
4 7 (11.86%) Ant
5 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.08%) Moq
6 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.47%) Advertising
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Law
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) .NET
2 12 (20.34%) WCF
3 10 (16.95%) CSS
4 8 (13.56%) Web Services
4 8 (13.56%) HTML
4 8 (13.56%) JSON
4 8 (13.56%) jQuery
4 8 (13.56%) REST
5 7 (11.86%) Castle Windsor
5 7 (11.86%) Spring
5 7 (11.86%) Hibernate
5 7 (11.86%) MFC
5 7 (11.86%) JDBC
6 6 (10.17%) SOAP
6 6 (10.17%) XML
6 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.78%) LINQ
8 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.08%) OSGi
8 3 (5.08%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.78%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (5.08%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.08%) Online Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Replication
3 3 (5.08%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) DataPower
4 1 (1.69%) Open Source
4 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Linux
2 11 (18.64%) Windows
3 9 (15.25%) UNIX
4 2 (3.39%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) OO
2 8 (13.56%) OOD
2 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.56%) TDD
3 7 (11.86%) MVC
4 6 (10.17%) CRM
5 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.78%) ETL
6 4 (6.78%) Information Management
7 3 (5.08%) Data Transformation
7 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Scrum
8 2 (3.39%) Web Testing
8 2 (3.39%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.39%) BDD
9 1 (1.69%) DevOps
9 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.69%) Coaching
9 1 (1.69%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) C#
2 18 (30.51%) Java
3 14 (23.73%) SQL
4 10 (16.95%) C++
5 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.78%) PHP
7 4 (6.78%) Groovy
8 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.39%) Delphi
9 2 (3.39%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) DV Cleared
1 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.08%) Puppet
3 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.39%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) ForgeRock
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Macromedia
3 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Brio
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