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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 28 37 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.54% 34.91% 24.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.88% 40.22% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 34
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 £233 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
128 92 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.46% 86.79% 98.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 61 130
Average daily rate £403 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 13
Average hourly rate £12.50 £9.63 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -37.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.30 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £25.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 32 (42.67%) SQL
2 28 (37.33%) SQL Server
3 25 (33.33%) C#
4 20 (26.67%) .NET
5 19 (25.33%) Windows
5 19 (25.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (22.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (22.67%) Linux
6 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET
6 17 (22.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (21.33%) UNIX
7 16 (21.33%) WCF
7 16 (21.33%) MVC
8 15 (20.00%) OO
9 14 (18.67%) XML
9 14 (18.67%) CSS
9 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
9 14 (18.67%) HTML
9 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
9 14 (18.67%) JSON
10 13 (17.33%) PowerShell
10 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
11 12 (16.00%) PHP
12 11 (14.67%) Java
12 11 (14.67%) Web Services
12 11 (14.67%) Replication
12 11 (14.67%) DevOps
13 10 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (13.33%) Puppet

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 5 (6.67%) Drupal
2 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.33%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 2 (2.67%) CMS
4 2 (2.67%) WordPress
4 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 10 (13.33%) VPN
1 10 (13.33%) DNS
1 10 (13.33%) Firewall
1 10 (13.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (10.67%) SAN
3 3 (4.00%) Intranet
4 1 (1.33%) Internet
4 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (25.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (22.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (22.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (10.67%) MySQL
6 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (4.00%) OLAP
7 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.67%) Datomic
8 2 (2.67%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.33%) Essbase
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Subversion
2 3 (4.00%) Maven
2 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.00%) JBehave
2 3 (4.00%) Ant
2 3 (4.00%) JUnit
2 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.33%) NuGet
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Advertising
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) .NET
2 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET
3 16 (21.33%) WCF
4 14 (18.67%) CSS
4 14 (18.67%) JSON
4 14 (18.67%) HTML
4 14 (18.67%) XML
5 11 (14.67%) Web Services
6 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (12.00%) jQuery
8 7 (9.33%) MDX
8 7 (9.33%) MFC
9 4 (5.33%) Android SDK
10 3 (4.00%) JDBC
10 3 (4.00%) LAMP
11 2 (2.67%) Ajax
11 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.67%) XSL
11 2 (2.67%) XSLT
11 2 (2.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Replication
2 8 (10.67%) Data Integration
2 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.00%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.33%) MPEG
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) Windows
2 17 (22.67%) Linux
3 16 (21.33%) UNIX
4 4 (5.33%) Android
5 1 (1.33%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) MVC
2 15 (20.00%) OO
3 11 (14.67%) DevOps
4 10 (13.33%) OOD
5 9 (12.00%) TDD
6 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.33%) ETL
6 7 (9.33%) Data Transformation
7 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.67%) CRM
7 5 (6.67%) Scrum
8 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.33%) Change Management
8 4 (5.33%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.33%) Information Management
9 3 (4.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.67%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.67%) Web Application Development
10 2 (2.67%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (2.67%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.67%) SQL
2 25 (33.33%) C#
3 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
4 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.33%) PowerShell
5 12 (16.00%) PHP
6 11 (14.67%) Java
7 10 (13.33%) C++
7 10 (13.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.67%) Clojure
8 2 (2.67%) ClojureScript
8 2 (2.67%) Delphi
8 2 (2.67%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) DV Cleared
1 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.33%) MCSE
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Puppet
1 10 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.67%) Macromedia
3 1 (1.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.33%) Brio
3 1 (1.33%) Netezza
3 1 (1.33%) ForgeRock
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