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 March 2017 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 1 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 38 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.00% 12.24% 16.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.50% 12.37% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 21
Median daily rate £400 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
149 97 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.03% 98.98% 97.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 67 89
Median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 13
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.42 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.22 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

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
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 1 March 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 34 (53.13%) AngularJS
2 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
4 25 (39.06%) Java
5 22 (34.38%) CSS
6 21 (32.81%) HTML
7 19 (29.69%) C#
7 19 (29.69%) MVC
7 19 (29.69%) jQuery
8 17 (26.56%) Spring
9 16 (25.00%) SQL
9 16 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (23.44%) TDD
11 13 (20.31%) RESTful
12 12 (18.75%) .NET
12 12 (18.75%) Web Services
12 12 (18.75%) Front End Development
13 11 (17.19%) HTML5
13 11 (17.19%) Finance
13 11 (17.19%) JSON
13 11 (17.19%) Ajax
14 10 (15.63%) Hibernate
14 10 (15.63%) Node.js
15 9 (14.06%) Jasmine
16 8 (12.50%) Sass
16 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
16 8 (12.50%) Angular 2
16 8 (12.50%) Swagger
16 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
17 7 (10.94%) OO

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 5 (7.81%) IIS
2 3 (4.69%) JBoss
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (3.13%) Alfresco
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.56%) Confluence
4 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.13%) SSL
3 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.56%) HBase
4 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.56%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Jasmine
2 7 (10.94%) Bower
2 7 (10.94%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (9.38%) gulp
4 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.81%) JSHint
4 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.69%) Grunt
5 3 (4.69%) JUnit
6 2 (3.13%) EasyMock
6 2 (3.13%) Maven
6 2 (3.13%) Mocha
6 2 (3.13%) Subversion
7 1 (1.56%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.56%) JIRA
7 1 (1.56%) Selenium
7 1 (1.56%) Spock
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (53.13%) AngularJS
2 22 (34.38%) CSS
3 21 (32.81%) HTML
4 19 (29.69%) jQuery
5 17 (26.56%) Spring
6 16 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (20.31%) RESTful
8 12 (18.75%) .NET
8 12 (18.75%) Web Services
9 11 (17.19%) Ajax
9 11 (17.19%) HTML5
9 11 (17.19%) JSON
10 10 (15.63%) Hibernate
10 10 (15.63%) Node.js
11 8 (12.50%) Angular 2
11 8 (12.50%) Sass
11 8 (12.50%) Swagger
12 7 (10.94%) Apache Cordova
12 7 (10.94%) CSS3
12 7 (10.94%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.81%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.13%) IPTV
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Digital TV
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.56%) Streaming Music
3 1 (1.56%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.69%) MVC
3 15 (23.44%) TDD
4 12 (18.75%) Front End Development
5 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.94%) Dependency Management
6 7 (10.94%) OO
7 6 (9.38%) API Integration
8 5 (7.81%) DevOps
9 4 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.25%) Release Management
9 4 (6.25%) Scrum
9 4 (6.25%) Test Strategy
9 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.69%) BDD
10 3 (4.69%) CRM
10 3 (4.69%) Workflow
11 2 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 25 (39.06%) Java
3 19 (29.69%) C#
4 16 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.13%) C
7 2 (3.13%) Groovy
8 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.56%) Perl
8 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
1 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle
1 6 (9.38%) Telerik
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.13%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Sencha
5 1 (1.56%) Trillium