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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 29 34 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 15.59% 21.52% 27.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.29% 22.08% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 48
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £294 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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
178 154 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.70% 97.47% 98.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 105 156
Median daily rate £475 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 17
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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
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 1 July 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 21 (46.67%) Java
2 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 18 (40.00%) Scrum
3 18 (40.00%) Web Services
4 16 (35.56%) Open Source
5 14 (31.11%) REST
5 14 (31.11%) SOAP
6 13 (28.89%) OOA/OOD
6 13 (28.89%) OO
6 13 (28.89%) Finance
6 13 (28.89%) KnockoutJS
7 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (24.44%) C#
9 10 (22.22%) .NET
10 8 (17.78%) MVC
11 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
11 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.56%) Apache
11 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (13.33%) Hadoop
13 5 (11.11%) ETL
13 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (11.11%) Telematics
13 5 (11.11%) QlikView
13 5 (11.11%) Performance Management
13 5 (11.11%) Apache Spark
13 5 (11.11%) Hortonworks
14 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (8.89%) TDD

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 7 (15.56%) Apache
2 5 (11.11%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.22%) JBoss
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.11%) QlikView
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) Big Data
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) DataStage
6 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.67%) NUnit
2 3 (6.67%) Subversion
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Gradle
3 1 (2.22%) Grunt
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) MSTest
3 1 (2.22%) NuGet
3 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 18 (40.00%) Web Services
2 14 (31.11%) REST
2 14 (31.11%) SOAP
3 13 (28.89%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (22.22%) .NET
5 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
7 2 (4.44%) J2EE
7 2 (4.44%) NHibernate
8 1 (2.22%) CSS
8 1 (2.22%) Java EE
8 1 (2.22%) jQuery
8 1 (2.22%) LINQ
8 1 (2.22%) Mason
8 1 (2.22%) OAuth
8 1 (2.22%) WCF
8 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Telematics
2 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) Scrum
3 16 (35.56%) Open Source
4 13 (28.89%) OO
4 13 (28.89%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (17.78%) MVC
7 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.11%) ETL
7 5 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 4 (8.89%) SOA
8 4 (8.89%) TDD
9 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.44%) Analytics
10 2 (4.44%) API Testing
10 2 (4.44%) Dashboard Development
10 2 (4.44%) Front End Development
10 2 (4.44%) Migration
10 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.44%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Java
2 11 (24.44%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) SQL
4 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
1 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Hortonworks
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Cognos
4 2 (4.44%) Alteryx
4 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Actuate
5 1 (2.22%) BroadSoft
5 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.22%) Netezza
5 1 (2.22%) OpenText
5 1 (2.22%) Tableau
5 1 (2.22%) Telerik
5 1 (2.22%) VMware