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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 38 50 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 24.68% 28.57% 29.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.17% 29.59% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 14
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.03% -0.71%
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
151 169 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.05% 96.57% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 135 41
Average daily rate £408 £403 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.24% -1.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.25 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 29 July 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 29 July 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 24 (48.98%) Java
2 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 14 (28.57%) Web Services
4 13 (26.53%) Scrum
5 10 (20.41%) SQL
5 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.37%) Cyber Security
7 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
7 8 (16.33%) Finance
7 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (14.29%) OOD
8 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (14.29%) C#
8 7 (14.29%) .NET
8 7 (14.29%) Windows
8 7 (14.29%) Linux
8 7 (14.29%) Python
8 7 (14.29%) REST
9 6 (12.24%) MS Office
9 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
9 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
9 6 (12.24%) VBA
9 6 (12.24%) Kanban
9 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
9 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (12.24%) Spring
9 6 (12.24%) JIRA
10 5 (10.20%) Information Security

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (10.20%) Confluence
2 3 (6.12%) Drupal
2 3 (6.12%) Apache
2 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) Jetty
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) GitHub
2 2 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.20%) Apache Hive
4 5 (10.20%) Big Data
5 4 (8.16%) MySQL
5 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.12%) OLAP
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.24%) JIRA
3 5 (10.20%) Geb
3 5 (10.20%) Gradle
4 2 (4.08%) Robot Framework
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) JUnit
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) Web Services
2 7 (14.29%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) REST
3 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.24%) Spring
4 5 (10.20%) jQuery
4 5 (10.20%) Spring Boot
5 4 (8.16%) Java EE
5 4 (8.16%) XML
6 3 (6.12%) HTML
6 3 (6.12%) SOAP
6 3 (6.12%) MDX
6 3 (6.12%) Apache Camel
6 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.08%) RESTful
7 2 (4.08%) HTML5
7 2 (4.08%) Spark Streaming
7 2 (4.08%) CSS
8 1 (2.04%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Visualisation
2 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) MPEG
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
1 7 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) Scrum
3 9 (18.37%) Cyber Security
4 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.29%) OOD
5 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.24%) Kanban
7 5 (10.20%) Information Security
7 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.20%) TDD
8 4 (8.16%) Information Management
8 4 (8.16%) User Stories
9 3 (6.12%) OOP
9 3 (6.12%) OO
10 2 (4.08%) MVC
10 2 (4.08%) Migration
10 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
10 2 (4.08%) ETL
10 2 (4.08%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) Java
2 10 (20.41%) SQL
3 7 (14.29%) C#
3 7 (14.29%) Python
4 6 (12.24%) VBA
4 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.20%) Perl
6 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.08%) PHP
7 2 (4.08%) Groovy
8 1 (2.04%) PHP5
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) MCP
3 1 (2.04%) MCSD
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
1 2 (4.08%) Kibana
1 2 (4.08%) Check_MK
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Google
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