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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 49 45 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.68% 22.96% 29.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.17% 24.06% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 34 58
Median daily rate £350 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.96% -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £493 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
- +9.45%
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
221 187 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 93.25% 95.41% 97.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 111 179
Median daily rate £375 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.39 £15.00 £23.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 £350 -12.50% 16
Bury St Edmunds 0 13 £325 -23.52% 2
Newmarket - 1 £350 -
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 54 (50.47%) C#
2 46 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (39.25%) .NET
4 38 (35.51%) HTML
5 37 (34.58%) JavaScript
6 34 (31.78%) CSS
7 31 (28.97%) Java
8 28 (26.17%) TDD
8 28 (26.17%) AngularJS
9 26 (24.30%) SQL
10 23 (21.50%) SQL Server
11 22 (20.56%) jQuery
12 20 (18.69%) MVC
12 20 (18.69%) Dynamics CRM
12 20 (18.69%) CRM
13 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET
14 16 (14.95%) MVVM
15 15 (14.02%) REST
15 15 (14.02%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (13.08%) WPF
16 14 (13.08%) HTML5
16 14 (13.08%) Web Services
16 14 (13.08%) Windows
16 14 (13.08%) Microsoft
17 13 (12.15%) OO
17 13 (12.15%) Front End Development
18 12 (11.21%) XML
18 12 (11.21%) Spring
19 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 10 (9.35%) SOAP

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 (7.48%) IIS
2 4 (3.74%) Apache
3 3 (2.80%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.87%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.87%) JBoss
4 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.93%) Confluence
5 1 (0.93%) Drupal
5 1 (0.93%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (18.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.93%) GitHub
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.87%) Big Data
4 2 (1.87%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.87%) HBase
4 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) MS Access
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) QualityStage
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (14.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.67%) Ant
2 5 (4.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.74%) MyEclipse
4 3 (2.80%) Grunt
4 3 (2.80%) Jasmine
4 3 (2.80%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.87%) EasyMock
5 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.87%) gulp
5 2 (1.87%) JUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Bower
6 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.93%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) JSHint
6 1 (0.93%) MSTest
6 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Protractor
General
1 9 (8.41%) Finance
2 3 (2.80%) Advertising
3 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (39.25%) .NET
2 38 (35.51%) HTML
3 34 (31.78%) CSS
4 28 (26.17%) AngularJS
5 22 (20.56%) jQuery
6 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET
7 15 (14.02%) REST
8 14 (13.08%) HTML5
8 14 (13.08%) Web Services
8 14 (13.08%) WPF
9 12 (11.21%) Spring
9 12 (11.21%) XML
10 10 (9.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (9.35%) SOAP
11 9 (8.41%) .NET Framework
11 9 (8.41%) CSS3
11 9 (8.41%) Entity Framework
12 8 (7.48%) Java EE
12 8 (7.48%) JSON
12 8 (7.48%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.54%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.80%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.80%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.87%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.93%) Animation
5 1 (0.93%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.93%) iPad
5 1 (0.93%) NHS
5 1 (0.93%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.08%) Windows
2 4 (3.74%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.17%) TDD
3 20 (18.69%) CRM
3 20 (18.69%) MVC
4 16 (14.95%) MVVM
5 13 (12.15%) Front End Development
5 13 (12.15%) OO
6 9 (8.41%) Migration
7 8 (7.48%) Data Protection
7 8 (7.48%) Open Source
7 8 (7.48%) Scrum
7 8 (7.48%) UML
7 8 (7.48%) Unit Testing
8 7 (6.54%) Data Migration
9 6 (5.61%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (4.67%) Web Development
11 4 (3.74%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.74%) Project Planning
12 3 (2.80%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.80%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 54 (50.47%) C#
2 37 (34.58%) JavaScript
3 31 (28.97%) Java
4 26 (24.30%) SQL
5 5 (4.67%) PHP
6 4 (3.74%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.87%) XAML
9 1 (0.93%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.93%) Groovy
9 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.93%) Perl
9 1 (0.93%) Python
9 1 (0.93%) Scala
9 1 (0.93%) VB
9 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.54%) MCITP
2 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.93%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
2 3 (2.80%) Google
2 3 (2.80%) Telerik
3 2 (1.87%) Cloudera
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle
4 1 (0.93%) BroadSoft
4 1 (0.93%) Hortonworks
4 1 (0.93%) IBM
4 1 (0.93%) Trillium
Suffolk
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago