The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Suffolk region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 102 41 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.06% 26.80% 21.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.69% 28.28% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 31 42
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£388 £351 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.55% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
257 145 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.90% 94.77% 96.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 93 149
Average daily rate £400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 31
Average hourly rate £10.50 £32.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.69% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £10.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £36.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
East of England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 47 £375 +7.06% 12
Bury St Edmunds 0 8 £344 -14.06%
Lowestoft - - - -
Newmarket - - - -
Stowmarket - - - - 1
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 97 (48.99%) C#
2 94 (47.47%) .NET
3 86 (43.43%) SQL Server
4 62 (31.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 61 (30.81%) ASP.NET
5 61 (30.81%) SQL
6 59 (29.80%) WCF
7 49 (24.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 47 (23.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 43 (21.72%) Web Services
10 41 (20.71%) XML
10 41 (20.71%) Microsoft
10 41 (20.71%) MVC
11 36 (18.18%) Windows
12 35 (17.68%) CRM
13 28 (14.14%) T-SQL
13 28 (14.14%) Dynamics CRM
13 28 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (13.64%) Puppet
14 27 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
15 26 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (12.63%) TDD
16 25 (12.63%) Finance
16 25 (12.63%) HTML
16 25 (12.63%) SOAP
17 24 (12.12%) JavaScript
17 24 (12.12%) SharePoint
18 23 (11.62%) PHP
18 23 (11.62%) Java
18 23 (11.62%) DevOps

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (6.06%) Drupal
4 5 (2.53%) IIS
4 5 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.02%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.01%) Apache
6 2 (1.01%) WordPress
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.03%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 28 (14.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.02%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.01%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.58%) SAN
2 14 (7.07%) Firewall
2 14 (7.07%) Reverse Proxy
2 14 (7.07%) TCP/IP
2 14 (7.07%) VPN
2 14 (7.07%) DNS
3 4 (2.02%) Intranet
3 4 (2.02%) HTTP
4 3 (1.52%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (43.43%) SQL Server
2 62 (31.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (24.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (23.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (7.58%) MySQL
6 14 (7.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (7.07%) NoSQL
7 10 (5.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.01%) OLAP
11 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (8.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.05%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.54%) Subversion
4 6 (3.03%) JUnit
5 3 (1.52%) Moq
5 3 (1.52%) PhoneGap
5 3 (1.52%) NuGet
6 2 (1.01%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.01%) Ant
6 2 (1.01%) Maven
6 2 (1.01%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (12.63%) Finance
2 4 (2.02%) Advertising
3 3 (1.52%) Financial Institution
3 3 (1.52%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.51%) Electronics
5 1 (0.51%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (47.47%) .NET
2 61 (30.81%) ASP.NET
3 59 (29.80%) WCF
4 43 (21.72%) Web Services
5 41 (20.71%) XML
6 28 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (12.63%) HTML
7 25 (12.63%) SOAP
8 20 (10.10%) jQuery
9 19 (9.60%) JSON
9 19 (9.60%) CSS
10 15 (7.58%) WPF
10 15 (7.58%) Silverlight
11 12 (6.06%) MDX
12 11 (5.56%) .NET Framework
13 10 (5.05%) XSLT
14 9 (4.55%) Reactive Extensions
14 9 (4.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
15 8 (4.04%) Android SDK
16 7 (3.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.58%) Replication
1 15 (7.58%) Data Integration
2 7 (3.54%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.02%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.51%) iPhone
4 1 (0.51%) MPEG
4 1 (0.51%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.18%) Windows
2 19 (9.60%) Linux
3 17 (8.59%) UNIX
4 8 (4.04%) Android
5 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.71%) MVC
2 35 (17.68%) CRM
3 26 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (12.63%) TDD
5 23 (11.62%) DevOps
6 17 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (7.58%) Project Planning
7 15 (7.58%) Workflow
8 12 (6.06%) Migration
8 12 (6.06%) Data Transformation
9 11 (5.56%) OO
9 11 (5.56%) ETL
9 11 (5.56%) MVVM
10 10 (5.05%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.05%) Data Migration
11 9 (4.55%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.04%) Scrum
13 7 (3.54%) Change Management
14 5 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (2.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (48.99%) C#
2 61 (30.81%) SQL
3 28 (14.14%) T-SQL
4 24 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 23 (11.62%) PHP
5 23 (11.62%) Java
6 18 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 17 (8.59%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.02%) Ruby
8 4 (2.02%) Groovy
9 3 (1.52%) Clojure
9 3 (1.52%) ClojureScript
9 3 (1.52%) Python
10 2 (1.01%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.51%) VB
11 1 (0.51%) LINC
11 1 (0.51%) XAML
11 1 (0.51%) C
11 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.54%) Sun Certification
3 7 (3.54%) MCITP
4 6 (3.03%) Degree
4 6 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.59%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 9 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (2.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (13.64%) Puppet
1 27 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.52%) Ansible
3 2 (1.01%) Nagios
3 2 (1.01%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (20.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.02%) Sage
4 3 (1.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.01%) New Relic
6 1 (0.51%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.51%) Nintex
6 1 (0.51%) Telerik
6 1 (0.51%) Netezza
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle
6 1 (0.51%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.51%) Unisys
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Suffolk
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £800 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Suffolk
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 21 days ago