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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 15 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 17 62 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.77% 32.46% 26.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.18% 33.51% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 55 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
167 185 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.98% 96.86% 98.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 143 52
Average daily rate £450 £393 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £10.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £25.00 £15.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 23 (45.10%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) C#
2 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 16 (31.37%) Web Services
3 16 (31.37%) Jenkins
4 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (27.45%) JIRA
6 13 (25.49%) .NET
7 11 (21.57%) REST
8 10 (19.61%) SQL
8 10 (19.61%) Linux
9 9 (17.65%) Scrum
9 9 (17.65%) Spring
9 9 (17.65%) Subversion
9 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
10 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
11 7 (13.73%) XML
11 7 (13.73%) UNIX
11 7 (13.73%) Windows
11 7 (13.73%) SOAP
11 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
11 7 (13.73%) JUnit
11 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
11 7 (13.73%) TDD
11 7 (13.73%) NUnit
11 7 (13.73%) ReSharper
11 7 (13.73%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (7.84%) Confluence
2 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.96%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Jetty
3 1 (1.96%) Drupal
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.80%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (3.92%) GitHub
3 2 (3.92%) IaaS
3 2 (3.92%) PaaS
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.88%) VPN
1 3 (5.88%) SAN
1 3 (5.88%) DNS
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
1 3 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.96%) FTP
2 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Jenkins
2 14 (27.45%) JIRA
3 9 (17.65%) Subversion
4 7 (13.73%) JUnit
4 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
4 7 (13.73%) NUnit
4 7 (13.73%) ReSharper
5 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
6 5 (9.80%) Maven
7 4 (7.84%) JBehave
7 4 (7.84%) Ant
7 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
7 4 (7.84%) IntelliJ
8 3 (5.88%) Moq
9 2 (3.92%) Gradle
9 2 (3.92%) Geb
9 2 (3.92%) Robot Framework
9 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Advertising
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) Web Services
2 13 (25.49%) .NET
3 11 (21.57%) REST
4 9 (17.65%) Spring
5 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
6 7 (13.73%) XML
6 7 (13.73%) SOAP
6 7 (13.73%) WCF
6 7 (13.73%) Castle Windsor
7 6 (11.76%) jQuery
8 5 (9.80%) HTML
8 5 (9.80%) JSON
9 4 (7.84%) LINQ
9 4 (7.84%) CSS
9 4 (7.84%) JDBC
10 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.88%) Spring MVC
10 3 (5.88%) Ajax
10 3 (5.88%) OSGi
10 3 (5.88%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.88%) Replication
2 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Open Source
3 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.96%) DataPower
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) UNIX
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) CentOS
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.65%) Scrum
2 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (13.73%) TDD
4 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Cyber Security
5 4 (7.84%) Kanban
5 4 (7.84%) OOD
6 3 (5.88%) MVC
6 3 (5.88%) Information Security
6 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.92%) BDD
7 2 (3.92%) Web Testing
7 2 (3.92%) CRM
7 2 (3.92%) OO
7 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.96%) SOA
8 1 (1.96%) Migration
8 1 (1.96%) OOP
8 1 (1.96%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) C#
3 10 (19.61%) SQL
4 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.84%) Groovy
5 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.88%) VBA
6 3 (5.88%) C++
6 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.80%) Puppet
3 2 (3.92%) OpenAM
3 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) ForgeRock
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) IBM
5 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.96%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) Apigee
5 1 (1.96%) Mashery
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