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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 62 53 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.51% 25.12% 34.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.41% 25.73% 35.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 38 83
Median daily rate £431 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £314 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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
244 206 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.44% 97.63% 98.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 138 221
Median daily rate £475 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 20
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -5 29 £388 -3.12% 6
Bury St Edmunds 0 17 £450 +9.09% 3
Newmarket - 2 £450 -
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (36.54%) C#
2 37 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (29.81%) Java
4 27 (25.96%) SQL
4 27 (25.96%) .NET
4 27 (25.96%) Web Services
5 24 (23.08%) SOAP
5 24 (23.08%) CRM
6 21 (20.19%) Scrum
7 20 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
7 20 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (19.23%) AngularJS
8 19 (18.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (17.31%) Open Source
10 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
10 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (15.38%) REST
12 15 (14.42%) TDD
12 15 (14.42%) Finance
12 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
12 15 (14.42%) ETL
13 14 (13.46%) OO
13 14 (13.46%) XML
14 13 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (12.50%) WCF
14 13 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET
15 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
15 12 (11.54%) MVC
16 11 (10.58%) 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 8 (7.69%) Apache
2 7 (6.73%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.81%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.96%) CMS
6 1 (0.96%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.96%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.96%) JBoss
6 1 (0.96%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.96%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.96%) FTP
2 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
1 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (9.62%) DataStage
3 7 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.77%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.77%) QlikView
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.92%) MySQL
7 1 (0.96%) Big Data
7 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (18.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.81%) Ant
3 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.88%) MyEclipse
4 3 (2.88%) NUnit
4 3 (2.88%) Subversion
5 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.96%) GCC
6 1 (0.96%) Gradle
6 1 (0.96%) Grunt
6 1 (0.96%) JUnit
6 1 (0.96%) Maven
6 1 (0.96%) MSTest
6 1 (0.96%) NuGet
6 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (14.42%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.92%) Billing
4 1 (0.96%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Games
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.96%) .NET
1 27 (25.96%) Web Services
2 24 (23.08%) SOAP
3 20 (19.23%) AngularJS
4 16 (15.38%) REST
5 14 (13.46%) XML
6 13 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (12.50%) WCF
7 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET
8 9 (8.65%) HTML
9 8 (7.69%) CSS
10 7 (6.73%) jQuery
10 7 (6.73%) Silverlight
11 6 (5.77%) .NET Framework
11 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (5.77%) Entity Framework
11 6 (5.77%) Java EE
12 5 (4.81%) Ajax
12 5 (4.81%) EJB 3.0
12 5 (4.81%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.77%) N-Tier
2 5 (4.81%) Telematics
3 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.92%) iPad
4 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.96%) Informatics
4 1 (0.96%) NHS
4 1 (0.96%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Windows
2 1 (0.96%) Linux
2 1 (0.96%) Unix
2 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.08%) CRM
3 21 (20.19%) Scrum
4 20 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (17.31%) Open Source
6 15 (14.42%) ETL
6 15 (14.42%) TDD
7 14 (13.46%) OO
8 13 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
9 12 (11.54%) MVC
10 10 (9.62%) Migration
11 9 (8.65%) Data Migration
12 7 (6.73%) Data Protection
13 6 (5.77%) UML
14 5 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (4.81%) Performance Management
15 4 (3.85%) SOA
16 3 (2.88%) Stakeholder Management
16 3 (2.88%) Web Development
16 3 (2.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.54%) C#
2 31 (29.81%) Java
3 27 (25.96%) SQL
4 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.81%) PHP
6 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.92%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.92%) XAML
7 1 (0.96%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.96%) C
7 1 (0.96%) C++
7 1 (0.96%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.96%) Python
7 1 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.81%) MCITP
3 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Docker
1 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.96%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.58%) IBM
3 10 (9.62%) Cognos
3 10 (9.62%) Netezza
4 7 (6.73%) Oracle
5 5 (4.81%) Hortonworks
6 3 (2.88%) Facebook
7 2 (1.92%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.92%) Twitter
8 1 (0.96%) Actuate
8 1 (0.96%) BroadSoft
8 1 (0.96%) Capita
8 1 (0.96%) Cerner
8 1 (0.96%) Informatica
8 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.96%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.96%) Sage
8 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.96%) Tableau
8 1 (0.96%) Zend