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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 5 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 14 27 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 15.91% 21.09% 43.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.09% 21.77% 46.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 35
Average daily rate £355 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £327 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
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
87 124 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.86% 96.88% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 76 66
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.00 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Java
3 12 (32.43%) C#
4 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
4 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (24.32%) .NET
5 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
5 9 (24.32%) MVC
6 8 (21.62%) Web Services
6 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
6 8 (21.62%) RESTful
6 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle
8 6 (16.22%) Windows
8 6 (16.22%) Spring
8 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (16.22%) LINQ
8 6 (16.22%) jQuery
8 6 (16.22%) Visualisation
8 6 (16.22%) Apache Hive
8 6 (16.22%) Big Data
8 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
9 5 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (13.51%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (13.51%) Kibana
9 5 (13.51%) Check_MK
9 5 (13.51%) Apache Spark

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (13.51%) Apache Spark
1 5 (13.51%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.81%) Apache
2 4 (10.81%) Node.js
2 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.41%) JBoss
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) Apache Hive
2 6 (16.22%) Big Data
3 5 (13.51%) Data Mining
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.41%) MySQL
6 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.41%) OLAP
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.70%) Impala
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.81%) JUnit
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.41%) Gradle
4 2 (5.41%) Moq
4 2 (5.41%) MSTest
4 2 (5.41%) NUnit
4 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.70%) Geb
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
1 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
2 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (21.62%) RESTful
2 8 (21.62%) Web Services
3 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (16.22%) jQuery
3 6 (16.22%) LINQ
3 6 (16.22%) Spring
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
4 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
4 5 (13.51%) SOAP
4 5 (13.51%) Spark Streaming
5 4 (10.81%) Ajax
5 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.81%) Apache CXF
5 4 (10.81%) HTML
5 4 (10.81%) WCF
6 3 (8.11%) J2EE
6 3 (8.11%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Visualisation
2 4 (10.81%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Social Media
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (24.32%) MVC
4 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (13.51%) Scrum
4 5 (13.51%) TDD
5 4 (10.81%) Information Management
5 4 (10.81%) User Stories
6 3 (8.11%) API Development
6 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.11%) Release Management
6 3 (8.11%) SOLID
6 3 (8.11%) Web Development
7 2 (5.41%) Android Development
7 2 (5.41%) API Testing
7 2 (5.41%) DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) Mobile Development
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) C#
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) Perl
4 5 (13.51%) Python
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
5 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Check_MK
1 5 (13.51%) Kibana
2 1 (2.70%) OpenAM
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) Actuate
4 1 (2.70%) ForgeRock
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Tableau
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago