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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 24 22 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.39% 17.89% 25.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.75% 18.64% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 34
Median daily rate £350 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £290 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £501 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%
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
128 118 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 92.75% 95.93% 98.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 70 134
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016, 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 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) CSS
3 22 (44.90%) AngularJS
4 21 (42.86%) Java
5 19 (38.78%) HTML
6 17 (34.69%) C#
6 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
7 14 (28.57%) MVC
7 14 (28.57%) .NET
7 14 (28.57%) jQuery
8 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
8 13 (26.53%) SQL
8 13 (26.53%) OO
9 11 (22.45%) Spring
9 11 (22.45%) Front End Development
10 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (18.37%) Finance
11 9 (18.37%) Web Services
11 9 (18.37%) REST
12 8 (16.33%) Open Source
12 8 (16.33%) SOAP
12 8 (16.33%) IIS
13 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
13 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 7 (14.29%) HTML5
13 7 (14.29%) Scrum
13 7 (14.29%) JSON
13 7 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (12.24%) CSS3
14 6 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 8 (16.33%) IIS
2 4 (8.16%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.08%) Alfresco
4 2 (4.08%) JBoss
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Confluence
5 1 (2.04%) Drupal
5 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.08%) Big Data
3 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.08%) HBase
3 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) MS Access
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) QualityStage
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Eclipse
2 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) Grunt
4 2 (4.08%) EasyMock
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) gulp
4 2 (4.08%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.08%) JUnit
4 2 (4.08%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.04%) Bower
5 1 (2.04%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) JSHint
5 1 (2.04%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Protractor
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) CSS
2 22 (44.90%) AngularJS
3 19 (38.78%) HTML
4 14 (28.57%) .NET
4 14 (28.57%) jQuery
5 11 (22.45%) Spring
6 9 (18.37%) REST
6 9 (18.37%) Web Services
7 8 (16.33%) SOAP
8 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 7 (14.29%) HTML5
8 7 (14.29%) JSON
8 7 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
9 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (12.24%) CSS3
9 6 (12.24%) Entity Framework
9 6 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (10.20%) XML
11 4 (8.16%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.12%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.08%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.04%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) MVC
3 13 (26.53%) OO
4 11 (22.45%) Front End Development
5 8 (16.33%) Open Source
6 7 (14.29%) Scrum
6 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.24%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (12.24%) TDD
8 5 (10.20%) Web Development
9 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.12%) Wireframes
11 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
11 2 (4.08%) ETL
11 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.08%) UML
12 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (2.04%) OOP
12 1 (2.04%) Quality Management
12 1 (2.04%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) Java
2 17 (34.69%) C#
2 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.08%) PHP
5 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.12%) Telerik
2 2 (4.08%) Cloudera
2 2 (4.08%) Google
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) BroadSoft
3 1 (2.04%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.04%) IBM
3 1 (2.04%) Trillium