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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 32 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 23.53% 33.73% 17.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 35.90% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 22
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£375 £363 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £194 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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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
128 78 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 94.12% 93.98% 96.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 58 124
Average daily rate £400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 29
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 48 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 41 (40.20%) C#
3 40 (39.22%) SQL
4 39 (38.24%) .NET
5 34 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 34 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (32.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 30 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (24.51%) WCF
8 25 (24.51%) T-SQL
8 25 (24.51%) MVC
9 23 (22.55%) XML
10 22 (21.57%) HTML
11 19 (18.63%) JavaScript
11 19 (18.63%) Finance
12 18 (17.65%) CSS
12 18 (17.65%) Web Services
13 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
13 16 (15.69%) jQuery
14 15 (14.71%) PowerShell
14 15 (14.71%) PHP
14 15 (14.71%) Java
14 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (13.73%) Windows
16 13 (12.75%) Data Integration
16 13 (12.75%) JSON
16 13 (12.75%) Replication
17 12 (11.76%) Firewall
17 12 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (11.76%) Reverse Proxy

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 10 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.90%) Drupal
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.94%) IIS
5 2 (1.96%) WordPress
6 1 (0.98%) CMS
6 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.76%) Firewall
1 12 (11.76%) Reverse Proxy
1 12 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 12 (11.76%) VPN
1 12 (11.76%) DNS
2 10 (9.80%) SAN
3 3 (2.94%) Intranet
4 2 (1.96%) HTTP
5 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 34 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (32.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (11.76%) MySQL
5 12 (11.76%) NoSQL
6 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.96%) Datomic
8 2 (1.96%) OLAP
8 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.86%) Subversion
3 3 (2.94%) JUnit
3 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.94%) Moq
3 3 (2.94%) NuGet
4 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (18.63%) Finance
2 1 (0.98%) Multimedia
2 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
2 1 (0.98%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (38.24%) .NET
2 34 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 25 (24.51%) WCF
4 23 (22.55%) XML
5 22 (21.57%) HTML
6 18 (17.65%) CSS
6 18 (17.65%) Web Services
7 16 (15.69%) jQuery
8 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (12.75%) JSON
10 10 (9.80%) MDX
11 9 (8.82%) .NET Framework
12 7 (6.86%) Ajax
12 7 (6.86%) XSLT
12 7 (6.86%) Android SDK
13 6 (5.88%) WPF
13 6 (5.88%) LINQ
14 5 (4.90%) WF
14 5 (4.90%) Silverlight
14 5 (4.90%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Data Integration
1 13 (12.75%) Replication
2 7 (6.86%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.98%) Clustering
4 1 (0.98%) iPhone
4 1 (0.98%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.73%) Windows
2 12 (11.76%) Linux
2 12 (11.76%) UNIX
3 7 (6.86%) Android
4 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.51%) MVC
2 11 (10.78%) Data Transformation
2 11 (10.78%) DevOps
2 11 (10.78%) ETL
3 10 (9.80%) OO
4 9 (8.82%) TDD
5 8 (7.84%) Scrum
6 7 (6.86%) Unit Testing
6 7 (6.86%) Project Planning
6 7 (6.86%) Change Management
7 6 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.90%) Web Development
8 5 (4.90%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.94%) Automated Testing
9 3 (2.94%) Workflow
9 3 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.94%) OOD
9 3 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (40.20%) C#
2 40 (39.22%) SQL
3 25 (24.51%) T-SQL
4 19 (18.63%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.71%) PowerShell
5 15 (14.71%) PHP
5 15 (14.71%) Java
6 12 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.94%) Groovy
8 2 (1.96%) ClojureScript
8 2 (1.96%) Clojure
9 1 (0.98%) Python
9 1 (0.98%) C++
9 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.98%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.98%) MCSE
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (2.94%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (11.76%) Puppet
1 12 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.96%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.98%) Netezza
3 1 (0.98%) Business Objects
3 1 (0.98%) Nintex
3 1 (0.98%) ForgeRock
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