The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Suffolk region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 58 37 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.48% 18.05% 34.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.11% 18.69% 34.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 90
Median daily rate £425 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +14.06%
Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
251 198 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.29% 96.59% 97.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 122 210
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £180 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 24
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.87 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.19% -0.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Suffolk region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Suffolk region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Suffolk region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -1 25 £381 -4.68% 9
Bury St Edmunds +1 19 £450 +9.09% 4
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Suffolk region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 38 (41.30%) C#
2 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (27.17%) .NET
4 23 (25.00%) Web Services
5 21 (22.83%) CRM
6 20 (21.74%) SQL
7 19 (20.65%) SQL Server
8 18 (19.57%) Java
8 18 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (18.48%) SOAP
9 17 (18.48%) ETL
9 17 (18.48%) Dynamics CRM
9 17 (18.48%) Scrum
10 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
11 15 (16.30%) TDD
12 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET
12 14 (15.22%) AngularJS
13 13 (14.13%) Open Source
13 13 (14.13%) Finance
14 12 (13.04%) MVC
14 12 (13.04%) Migration
14 12 (13.04%) WCF
15 11 (11.96%) Data Migration
15 11 (11.96%) REST
15 11 (11.96%) Netezza
15 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
15 11 (11.96%) DataStage
15 11 (11.96%) IBM

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.35%) Apache
2 4 (4.35%) Facebook Platform
3 3 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.17%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.17%) Node.js
4 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.09%) CMS
5 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.09%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.09%) JBoss
5 1 (1.09%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (18.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.09%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (1.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.09%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.09%) FTP
2 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (11.96%) DataStage
4 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.52%) QlikView
6 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.26%) Big Data
7 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.26%) MySQL
8 2 (2.17%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.09%) Impala
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.35%) Subversion
2 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.26%) NUnit
4 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.17%) Gradle
4 2 (2.17%) JUnit
4 2 (2.17%) Maven
5 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.09%) MSTest
5 1 (1.09%) NuGet
5 1 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Games
2 4 (4.35%) Marketing
3 3 (3.26%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.17%) Billing
5 1 (1.09%) Publishing
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.17%) .NET
2 23 (25.00%) Web Services
3 17 (18.48%) SOAP
4 14 (15.22%) AngularJS
4 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET
5 12 (13.04%) WCF
6 11 (11.96%) REST
7 8 (8.70%) HTML
8 7 (7.61%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (7.61%) XML
9 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.43%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.43%) Entity Framework
10 5 (5.43%) HTML5
10 5 (5.43%) NHibernate
10 5 (5.43%) Silverlight
11 4 (4.35%) CSS
11 4 (4.35%) LINQ
11 4 (4.35%) Spring
12 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.43%) Social Media
3 2 (2.17%) iPad
3 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) Informatics
4 1 (1.09%) NHS
4 1 (1.09%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) Windows
2 3 (3.26%) Linux
3 2 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) Unix
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.83%) CRM
3 17 (18.48%) ETL
3 17 (18.48%) Scrum
4 16 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (16.30%) TDD
6 13 (14.13%) Open Source
7 12 (13.04%) Migration
7 12 (13.04%) MVC
8 11 (11.96%) Data Migration
9 9 (9.78%) OO
10 8 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.43%) Data Protection
13 4 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (3.26%) Mobile Development
14 3 (3.26%) MVVM
14 3 (3.26%) SEO
14 3 (3.26%) SOA
14 3 (3.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.30%) C#
2 20 (21.74%) SQL
3 18 (19.57%) Java
4 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.43%) PHP
6 4 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.17%) Python
7 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.17%) XAML
8 1 (1.09%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) MCITP
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Docker
1 1 (1.09%) VirtualBox
1 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Check_MK
1 1 (1.09%) Kibana
1 1 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.96%) Cognos
2 11 (11.96%) IBM
2 11 (11.96%) Netezza
3 8 (8.70%) Oracle
4 6 (6.52%) Facebook
5 2 (2.17%) Alteryx
5 2 (2.17%) Twitter
6 1 (1.09%) Actuate
6 1 (1.09%) Cerner
6 1 (1.09%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.09%) Informatica
6 1 (1.09%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.09%) OpenText
6 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.09%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.09%) Sage
6 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.09%) Tableau
6 1 (1.09%) Zend
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