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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 52 74 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 23.01% 31.62% 34.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.96% 32.74% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 64 53
Median daily rate £410 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £333 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
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
217 226 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.02% 96.58% 97.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 151 137
Median daily rate £410 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.37% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £10.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -32.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £8.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £13.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 20 £314 -11.92% 9
Bury St Edmunds +1 13 £420 +1.81% 2
Newmarket - 1 £405 -
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 51 (43.59%) C#
2 46 (39.32%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (35.04%) .NET
4 33 (28.21%) Java
5 32 (27.35%) CRM
6 31 (26.50%) HTML
7 30 (25.64%) JavaScript
7 30 (25.64%) SQL
7 30 (25.64%) Dynamics CRM
7 30 (25.64%) AngularJS
8 27 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 24 (20.51%) CSS
9 24 (20.51%) Web Services
10 22 (18.80%) SOAP
11 21 (17.95%) REST
12 20 (17.09%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET
12 20 (17.09%) XML
13 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
13 19 (16.24%) Scrum
13 19 (16.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (15.38%) TDD
14 18 (15.38%) MVC
14 18 (15.38%) Finance
14 18 (15.38%) Open Source
15 16 (13.68%) WCF
15 16 (13.68%) jQuery
16 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (11.97%) OO
17 13 (11.11%) Data Protection

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 9 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.84%) Apache
3 6 (5.13%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.42%) IIS
5 2 (1.71%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.85%) CMS
6 1 (0.85%) Drupal
6 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.85%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (25.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.85%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) GitHub
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) FTP
1 1 (0.85%) HTTP
1 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (5.13%) QlikView
4 5 (4.27%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.56%) DataStage
5 3 (2.56%) MySQL
5 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) Big Data
7 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.85%) HBase
7 1 (0.85%) MS Access
7 1 (0.85%) QualityStage
7 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (17.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.98%) Ant
3 5 (4.27%) MyEclipse
4 3 (2.56%) Grunt
5 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.85%) GCC
6 1 (0.85%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.85%) MSTest
6 1 (0.85%) NuGet
6 1 (0.85%) NUnit
6 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.85%) PHPUnit
General
1 18 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (2.56%) Advertising
2 3 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.85%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Billing
3 1 (0.85%) Publishing
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (35.04%) .NET
2 31 (26.50%) HTML
3 30 (25.64%) AngularJS
4 24 (20.51%) CSS
4 24 (20.51%) Web Services
5 22 (18.80%) SOAP
6 21 (17.95%) REST
7 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET
7 20 (17.09%) XML
8 16 (13.68%) jQuery
8 16 (13.68%) WCF
9 13 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (10.26%) HTML5
11 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (6.84%) Java EE
12 8 (6.84%) Silverlight
13 7 (5.98%) EJB
13 7 (5.98%) EJB 3.0
13 7 (5.98%) JDBC
13 7 (5.98%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.27%) Telematics
4 4 (3.42%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.56%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Animation
7 1 (0.85%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Android
3 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (39.32%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.35%) CRM
3 19 (16.24%) Scrum
4 18 (15.38%) MVC
4 18 (15.38%) Open Source
4 18 (15.38%) TDD
5 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (11.97%) OO
6 13 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 12 (10.26%) Migration
7 12 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (9.40%) Data Migration
9 10 (8.55%) Front End Development
10 8 (6.84%) ETL
10 8 (6.84%) UML
11 6 (5.13%) Web Development
12 5 (4.27%) MVVM
12 5 (4.27%) Performance Management
12 5 (4.27%) Project Planning
13 4 (3.42%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 51 (43.59%) C#
2 33 (28.21%) Java
3 30 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 30 (25.64%) SQL
4 5 (4.27%) PHP
5 2 (1.71%) Python
5 2 (1.71%) XAML
6 1 (0.85%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.85%) C
6 1 (0.85%) C++
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.85%) Perl
6 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.85%) Ruby
6 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.98%) MCITP
3 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Docker
1 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.27%) Cognos
2 5 (4.27%) Hortonworks
3 4 (3.42%) IBM
4 3 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.56%) Netezza
5 2 (1.71%) Alteryx
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle
6 1 (0.85%) BroadSoft
6 1 (0.85%) Capita
6 1 (0.85%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.85%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.85%) Sage
6 1 (0.85%) Telerik
6 1 (0.85%) Trillium
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
6 1 (0.85%) Zend