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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 77 102 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 31.17% 38.35% 28.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.95% 40.00% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 79 36
Average daily rate
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£413 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -2.85%
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
241 255 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.57% 95.86% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 200 97
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £209 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 15
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -67.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £8.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £19.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 +1 34 £375 +0.06% 9
Bury St Edmunds -1 19 £413 +20.00% 8
Lowestoft - 1 - -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 62 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (50.88%) C#
3 39 (34.21%) Web Services
4 35 (30.70%) BizTalk Server
5 33 (28.95%) Java
5 33 (28.95%) TDD
6 32 (28.07%) WCF
7 29 (25.44%) Scrum
7 29 (25.44%) SQL Server
8 27 (23.68%) .NET
9 25 (21.93%) XML
9 25 (21.93%) Microsoft
10 24 (21.05%) SQL
11 23 (20.18%) SOAP
12 19 (16.67%) ASP.NET
13 16 (14.04%) CRM
14 15 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
15 13 (11.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (11.40%) Windows
16 11 (9.65%) JavaScript
16 11 (9.65%) OOD
16 11 (9.65%) Finance
17 10 (8.77%) SharePoint
17 10 (8.77%) Jenkins
17 10 (8.77%) Cyber Security
18 9 (7.89%) HTML
18 9 (7.89%) Migration
19 8 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
19 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 8 (7.02%) Kanban

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 35 (30.70%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (8.77%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.26%) Confluence
4 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.51%) IIS
4 4 (3.51%) Apache
4 4 (3.51%) Drupal
5 3 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.63%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.75%) CMS
6 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.88%) Jetty
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) MS Office
1 6 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) GitHub
2 2 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (5.26%) MySQL
4 6 (5.26%) Big Data
5 5 (4.39%) Apache Hive
5 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.51%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.63%) OLAP
8 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (8.77%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.14%) Gradle
3 7 (6.14%) JIRA
3 7 (6.14%) Geb
4 2 (1.75%) Robot Framework
4 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.88%) Subversion
5 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.88%) JUnit
5 1 (0.88%) MSTest
5 1 (0.88%) Moq
General
1 11 (9.65%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.88%) Advertising
3 1 (0.88%) Publishing
3 1 (0.88%) Games
3 1 (0.88%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (34.21%) Web Services
2 32 (28.07%) WCF
3 27 (23.68%) .NET
4 25 (21.93%) XML
5 23 (20.18%) SOAP
6 19 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 9 (7.89%) HTML
8 7 (6.14%) Spring
8 7 (6.14%) REST
8 7 (6.14%) Spring Boot
9 6 (5.26%) jQuery
9 6 (5.26%) CSS
10 5 (4.39%) Java EE
10 5 (4.39%) GWT
10 5 (4.39%) Smart GWT
11 4 (3.51%) HTML5
11 4 (3.51%) .NET Framework
11 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (3.51%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 3 (2.63%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.39%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.51%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.75%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.75%) MPEG
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.40%) Windows
2 7 (6.14%) Linux
3 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.75%) UNIX
4 2 (1.75%) Android
4 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.95%) TDD
3 29 (25.44%) Scrum
4 16 (14.04%) CRM
5 11 (9.65%) OOD
6 10 (8.77%) Cyber Security
7 9 (7.89%) Migration
8 8 (7.02%) Kanban
8 8 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.14%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.14%) MVC
10 6 (5.26%) OO
10 6 (5.26%) Project Planning
10 6 (5.26%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.39%) Data Modelling
11 5 (4.39%) Information Security
12 4 (3.51%) Information Management
12 4 (3.51%) Workflow
12 4 (3.51%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 58 (50.88%) C#
2 33 (28.95%) Java
3 24 (21.05%) SQL
4 11 (9.65%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.14%) VBA
5 7 (6.14%) Python
6 5 (4.39%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.39%) Perl
7 4 (3.51%) PHP
8 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.75%) Groovy
9 1 (0.88%) Scala
9 1 (0.88%) PHP5
9 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.51%) Degree
3 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) MCTS
4 1 (0.88%) MCITP
4 1 (0.88%) MCP
4 1 (0.88%) MCSD
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Puppet
1 2 (1.75%) Kibana
1 2 (1.75%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.88%) Oozie
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (21.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.14%) CheckPoint
2 7 (6.14%) Google
3 6 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle
5 1 (0.88%) VMware
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