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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 23 38 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 22.33% 42.22% 21.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.23% 46.34% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 33
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £190 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
99 82 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 96.12% 91.11% 97.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 63 156
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 19
Average hourly rate £12.50 £9.63 £15.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -39.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014, 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 38 (46.91%) SQL Server
2 35 (43.21%) SQL
3 30 (37.04%) C#
4 29 (35.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (34.57%) .NET
5 28 (34.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (27.16%) ASP.NET
8 21 (25.93%) MVC
8 21 (25.93%) WCF
9 20 (24.69%) T-SQL
10 19 (23.46%) HTML
11 18 (22.22%) XML
12 17 (20.99%) Finance
13 16 (19.75%) CSS
14 15 (18.52%) PHP
15 14 (17.28%) Web Services
15 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
16 13 (16.05%) Data Integration
16 13 (16.05%) PowerShell
16 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
17 12 (14.81%) Windows
17 12 (14.81%) ETL
17 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 11 (13.58%) JSON
18 11 (13.58%) Replication
18 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
18 11 (13.58%) Data Transformation
18 11 (13.58%) DevOps
19 10 (12.35%) Opscode Chef

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 7 (8.64%) Drupal
2 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.94%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.70%) IIS
5 2 (2.47%) WordPress
6 1 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
1 10 (12.35%) VPN
1 10 (12.35%) DNS
1 10 (12.35%) Firewall
1 10 (12.35%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (9.88%) SAN
3 3 (3.70%) Intranet
4 2 (2.47%) HTTP
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (46.91%) SQL Server
2 29 (35.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (34.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (12.35%) NoSQL
7 9 (11.11%) MySQL
7 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (3.70%) OLAP
9 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.47%) Datomic
10 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.23%) Essbase
10 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.17%) Subversion
3 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.23%) NuGet
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.57%) .NET
2 22 (27.16%) ASP.NET
3 21 (25.93%) WCF
4 19 (23.46%) HTML
5 18 (22.22%) XML
6 16 (19.75%) CSS
7 14 (17.28%) Web Services
8 11 (13.58%) JSON
8 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (12.35%) MDX
10 9 (11.11%) jQuery
11 6 (7.41%) .NET Framework
12 5 (6.17%) Android SDK
12 5 (6.17%) Ajax
12 5 (6.17%) XSLT
13 3 (3.70%) LAMP
13 3 (3.70%) SOAP
13 3 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (3.70%) WPF
13 3 (3.70%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Data Integration
2 11 (13.58%) Replication
3 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.17%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) iPhone
6 1 (1.23%) MPEG
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Windows
2 10 (12.35%) Linux
2 10 (12.35%) UNIX
3 5 (6.17%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) MVC
2 12 (14.81%) ETL
3 11 (13.58%) Data Transformation
3 11 (13.58%) DevOps
4 7 (8.64%) OO
4 7 (8.64%) TDD
5 6 (7.41%) Scrum
5 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.17%) Project Planning
6 5 (6.17%) CRM
6 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.17%) Change Management
7 4 (4.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (4.94%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.70%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.47%) Web Application Development
9 2 (2.47%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (2.47%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (2.47%) Functional Programming
9 2 (2.47%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.21%) SQL
2 30 (37.04%) C#
3 20 (24.69%) T-SQL
4 15 (18.52%) PHP
5 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.05%) PowerShell
6 10 (12.35%) Shell Script
7 9 (11.11%) Java
8 2 (2.47%) Clojure
8 2 (2.47%) ClojureScript
9 1 (1.23%) C++
9 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.23%) MCSE
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (12.35%) Puppet
1 10 (12.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.23%) Hyperion
2 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.23%) Brio
2 1 (1.23%) Netezza
2 1 (1.23%) ForgeRock
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