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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 32 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 23.70% 23.85% 35.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.06% 25.20% 38.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 24
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -
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
133 123 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.52% 94.62% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 101 59
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £493 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Average hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -13.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.07%) Java
3 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 14 (25.00%) SQL
4 14 (25.00%) Web Services
5 13 (23.21%) C#
5 13 (23.21%) .NET
5 13 (23.21%) Scrum
6 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 11 (19.64%) Finance
8 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (16.07%) OOD
8 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (16.07%) Cyber Security
9 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (12.50%) TDD
10 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (12.50%) Windows
10 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (10.71%) Python
11 6 (10.71%) VBA
11 6 (10.71%) MS Office
11 6 (10.71%) HTML
11 6 (10.71%) Kanban
11 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (10.71%) JIRA
11 6 (10.71%) MVC
11 6 (10.71%) Telecoms

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (8.93%) Confluence
2 4 (7.14%) IIS
3 3 (5.36%) Apache
3 3 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.36%) Drupal
4 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) Jetty
5 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) GitHub
2 2 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Force.com
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
1 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (8.93%) OLAP
6 5 (8.93%) Apache Hive
6 5 (8.93%) Big Data
7 4 (7.14%) MySQL
7 4 (7.14%) Data Mining
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) JIRA
1 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.93%) Geb
2 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.93%) Gradle
3 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.57%) MSTest
4 2 (3.57%) Moq
5 1 (1.79%) JUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.79%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) Web Services
2 13 (23.21%) .NET
3 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.71%) HTML
4 6 (10.71%) REST
5 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (8.93%) Spring Boot
5 5 (8.93%) Spring
5 5 (8.93%) MDX
6 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.14%) Java EE
6 4 (7.14%) XML
6 4 (7.14%) CSS
6 4 (7.14%) jQuery
7 3 (5.36%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.36%) SOAP
7 3 (5.36%) WCF
7 3 (5.36%) Apache Camel
8 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (3.57%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.79%) MPEG
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Linux
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.21%) Scrum
3 9 (16.07%) OOD
3 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.07%) Cyber Security
4 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.50%) TDD
5 6 (10.71%) MVC
5 6 (10.71%) Kanban
6 5 (8.93%) OO
6 5 (8.93%) Information Security
6 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.14%) ETL
7 4 (7.14%) Information Management
7 4 (7.14%) User Stories
8 3 (5.36%) OOP
8 3 (5.36%) Migration
9 2 (3.57%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.57%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) C#
4 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.71%) VBA
5 6 (10.71%) Python
6 5 (8.93%) Perl
7 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.57%) PHP
8 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.57%) Groovy
9 1 (1.79%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.79%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) MCP
3 1 (1.79%) MCSD
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Puppet
1 2 (3.57%) Kibana
1 2 (3.57%) Check_MK
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Google
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