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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 65 76 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.53% 29.80% 39.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.78% 30.65% 40.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 61 83
Median daily rate £431 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £37.48 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+9.73% +10.22%
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
234 248 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.51% 97.25% 98.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 171 209
Median daily rate £475 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.92% +18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 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 25 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 -4 24 £338 -15.62% 7
Bury St Edmunds +1 21 £450 +9.09% 5
Newmarket - 2 £450 -
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 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 40 (35.71%) C#
2 37 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (31.25%) Java
4 32 (28.57%) SQL
5 28 (25.00%) .NET
6 27 (24.11%) Web Services
7 26 (23.21%) SOAP
7 26 (23.21%) CRM
8 23 (20.54%) Dynamics CRM
9 21 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 21 (18.75%) Scrum
10 20 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 20 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (16.96%) Open Source
12 18 (16.07%) XML
12 18 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
13 17 (15.18%) REST
14 16 (14.29%) WCF
14 16 (14.29%) ETL
15 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
15 15 (13.39%) OO
15 15 (13.39%) TDD
15 15 (13.39%) Migration
16 14 (12.50%) Finance
16 14 (12.50%) HTML
16 14 (12.50%) Data Migration
16 14 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
17 13 (11.61%) ASP.NET

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 10 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.14%) Apache
3 6 (5.36%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.79%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.89%) CMS
6 1 (0.89%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.89%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.89%) JBoss
6 1 (0.89%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (20.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.89%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.89%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) FTP
1 1 (0.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (8.93%) DataStage
4 7 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.36%) QlikView
6 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.79%) Big Data
7 2 (1.79%) MySQL
8 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.89%) HBase
8 1 (0.89%) MS Access
8 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.25%) Ant
3 5 (4.46%) MyEclipse
4 3 (2.68%) Subversion
5 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.79%) Grunt
5 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.89%) GCC
6 1 (0.89%) Gradle
6 1 (0.89%) JUnit
6 1 (0.89%) Maven
6 1 (0.89%) MSTest
6 1 (0.89%) NuGet
6 1 (0.89%) NUnit
6 1 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.89%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.79%) Billing
4 1 (0.89%) Advertising
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Games
4 1 (0.89%) Marketing
4 1 (0.89%) Publishing
4 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.00%) .NET
2 27 (24.11%) Web Services
3 26 (23.21%) SOAP
4 21 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 18 (16.07%) XML
6 17 (15.18%) REST
7 16 (14.29%) WCF
8 14 (12.50%) HTML
8 14 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
9 13 (11.61%) ASP.NET
10 12 (10.71%) CSS
11 10 (8.93%) jQuery
12 9 (8.04%) Java EE
13 8 (7.14%) Silverlight
14 7 (6.25%) .NET Framework
14 7 (6.25%) Ajax
14 7 (6.25%) JDBC
14 7 (6.25%) JMS
14 7 (6.25%) JSP
14 7 (6.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.36%) N-Tier
2 5 (4.46%) Telematics
3 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.79%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.89%) Animation
4 1 (0.89%) Informatics
4 1 (0.89%) iPad
4 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.89%) NHS
4 1 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (0.89%) Android
2 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.89%) Linux
2 1 (0.89%) Unix
2 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.21%) CRM
3 21 (18.75%) Scrum
4 20 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (16.96%) Open Source
6 16 (14.29%) ETL
7 15 (13.39%) Migration
7 15 (13.39%) OO
7 15 (13.39%) TDD
8 14 (12.50%) Data Migration
9 13 (11.61%) MVC
9 13 (11.61%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (8.04%) Data Protection
10 9 (8.04%) UML
11 5 (4.46%) MVVM
11 5 (4.46%) Performance Management
11 5 (4.46%) Workflow
12 4 (3.57%) Front End Development
12 4 (3.57%) Project Planning
13 3 (2.68%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.71%) C#
2 35 (31.25%) Java
3 32 (28.57%) SQL
4 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.57%) PHP
6 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.79%) XAML
7 1 (0.89%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.89%) C
7 1 (0.89%) C++
7 1 (0.89%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.89%) Python
7 1 (0.89%) Ruby
7 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.04%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.36%) MCITP
3 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Docker
1 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.89%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.82%) IBM
3 10 (8.93%) Cognos
3 10 (8.93%) Netezza
4 7 (6.25%) Oracle
5 5 (4.46%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.79%) Alteryx
6 2 (1.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.89%) Actuate
7 1 (0.89%) BroadSoft
7 1 (0.89%) Capita
7 1 (0.89%) Cerner
7 1 (0.89%) Facebook
7 1 (0.89%) Informatica
7 1 (0.89%) OpenText
7 1 (0.89%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.89%) Tableau
7 1 (0.89%) Telerik
7 1 (0.89%) VMware
7 1 (0.89%) Zend
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Rate: £400 - £420 per day + +
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