The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 87 71 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.16% 38.59% 19.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.09% 40.11% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 57 35
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£388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £234 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £425 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
217 177 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.18% 96.20% 96.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 125 173
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 26
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £10.50 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 2 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -3 31 £375 +3.44% 18
Bury St Edmunds 0 8 £338 -15.62% 2
Halesworth - - - - 1
Lowestoft - - - - 2
Newmarket - - - -
Southwold - - - - 1
Stowmarket - - - -
Woodbridge - - - -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 92 (52.57%) C#
2 87 (49.71%) .NET
3 75 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 58 (33.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (32.00%) WCF
6 53 (30.29%) SQL
6 53 (30.29%) ASP.NET
7 44 (25.14%) Web Services
8 43 (24.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 42 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 41 (23.43%) CRM
10 41 (23.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 41 (23.43%) MVC
11 40 (22.86%) XML
12 38 (21.71%) Dynamics CRM
13 37 (21.14%) Windows
14 29 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (16.00%) TDD
16 26 (14.86%) SOAP
16 26 (14.86%) Puppet
16 26 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (14.86%) Opscode Chef
17 24 (13.71%) SharePoint
18 23 (13.14%) HTML
18 23 (13.14%) PHP
18 23 (13.14%) DevOps
19 21 (12.00%) T-SQL
20 20 (11.43%) JavaScript
20 20 (11.43%) Finance
21 19 (10.86%) CSS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (13.71%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.43%) Drupal
3 9 (5.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.29%) IIS
6 3 (1.71%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.14%) Apache
7 2 (1.14%) WordPress
8 1 (0.57%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 38 (21.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.00%) SAN
2 13 (7.43%) Firewall
2 13 (7.43%) Reverse Proxy
2 13 (7.43%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.43%) VPN
2 13 (7.43%) DNS
3 3 (1.71%) Intranet
4 2 (1.14%) HTTP
5 1 (0.57%) Internet
5 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 58 (33.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (24.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (23.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (8.57%) MySQL
6 13 (7.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (7.43%) NoSQL
7 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.71%) OLAP
8 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.71%) Datomic
9 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.57%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 19 (10.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.00%) Subversion
3 6 (3.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.71%) JUnit
4 3 (1.71%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.14%) Maven
5 2 (1.14%) Ant
5 2 (1.14%) NuGet
5 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (11.43%) Finance
2 5 (2.86%) Advertising
3 3 (1.71%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.57%) Electronics
5 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (49.71%) .NET
2 56 (32.00%) WCF
3 53 (30.29%) ASP.NET
4 44 (25.14%) Web Services
5 40 (22.86%) XML
6 26 (14.86%) SOAP
6 26 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (13.14%) HTML
8 19 (10.86%) CSS
9 17 (9.71%) jQuery
10 16 (9.14%) JSON
11 14 (8.00%) Reactive Extensions
11 14 (8.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 13 (7.43%) Silverlight
13 12 (6.86%) WPF
14 11 (6.29%) MDX
15 9 (5.14%) .NET Framework
16 7 (4.00%) Android SDK
16 7 (4.00%) XSLT
17 6 (3.43%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.00%) Replication
2 13 (7.43%) Data Integration
3 6 (3.43%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.57%) iPhone
5 1 (0.57%) MPEG
5 1 (0.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.14%) Windows
2 18 (10.29%) Linux
3 16 (9.14%) UNIX
4 7 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.43%) CRM
1 41 (23.43%) MVC
2 29 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.00%) TDD
4 23 (13.14%) DevOps
5 18 (10.29%) Workflow
6 16 (9.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (9.14%) MVVM
7 15 (8.57%) Project Planning
8 11 (6.29%) Data Migration
8 11 (6.29%) Migration
9 10 (5.71%) OO
9 10 (5.71%) ETL
9 10 (5.71%) Data Transformation
10 9 (5.14%) Scrum
11 8 (4.57%) Data Modelling
11 8 (4.57%) Configuration Management
12 7 (4.00%) Change Management
12 7 (4.00%) Unit Testing
13 5 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 92 (52.57%) C#
2 53 (30.29%) SQL
3 23 (13.14%) PHP
4 21 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 20 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 17 (9.71%) PowerShell
7 16 (9.14%) Shell Script
7 16 (9.14%) Java
8 4 (2.29%) Ruby
9 3 (1.71%) Clojure
9 3 (1.71%) ClojureScript
9 3 (1.71%) Python
10 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.57%) XAML
11 1 (0.57%) Groovy
11 1 (0.57%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.57%) C
11 1 (0.57%) C++
11 1 (0.57%) VB
11 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (7.43%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.86%) MCITP
3 10 (5.71%) Degree
4 6 (3.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.43%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.14%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.57%) Hyper-V
1 8 (4.57%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (2.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (14.86%) Puppet
1 26 (14.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.71%) Ansible
3 2 (1.14%) Nagios
3 2 (1.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 42 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.57%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.71%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.14%) New Relic
5 1 (0.57%) ForgeRock
5 1 (0.57%) Nintex
5 1 (0.57%) Brio
5 1 (0.57%) Netezza
5 1 (0.57%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.57%) Hyperion
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £410 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Suffolk
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £1 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Ipswich
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £500 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago