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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 70 46 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 29.29% 31.51% 28.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.11% 33.09% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 30 51
Median daily rate £350 £394 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £453 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.09
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.00%

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
225 139 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 94.14% 95.21% 98.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 87 147
Median daily rate £375 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 0 41 £350 -12.50% 3
Bury St Edmunds -2 14 £325 -19.25% 6
Newmarket - 1 £350 -
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 55 (52.38%) C#
2 45 (42.86%) .NET
2 45 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 39 (37.14%) HTML
5 33 (31.43%) TDD
5 33 (31.43%) AngularJS
6 29 (27.62%) CSS
7 26 (24.76%) SQL
7 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
7 26 (24.76%) MVC
8 25 (23.81%) Java
9 24 (22.86%) jQuery
10 18 (17.14%) ASP.NET
10 18 (17.14%) WPF
11 16 (15.24%) HTML5
11 16 (15.24%) Web Services
12 15 (14.29%) Spring
12 15 (14.29%) MVVM
13 13 (12.38%) Finance
13 13 (12.38%) Windows
13 13 (12.38%) Front End Development
14 12 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (10.48%) REST
15 11 (10.48%) RESTful
15 11 (10.48%) CRM
15 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
16 10 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
16 10 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (8.57%) IIS
2 3 (2.86%) JBoss
2 3 (2.86%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (1.90%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.90%) Apache
3 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.95%) Confluence
4 1 (0.95%) Drupal
4 1 (0.95%) Moodle
4 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.90%) SSL
3 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.95%) Big Data
6 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.95%) HBase
6 1 (0.95%) MySQL
6 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.95%) OLAP
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.95%) QualityStage
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.67%) Jasmine
2 7 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.71%) gulp
4 5 (4.76%) Bower
4 5 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.76%) JSHint
5 2 (1.90%) EasyMock
5 2 (1.90%) JUnit
5 2 (1.90%) Maven
6 1 (0.95%) Ant
6 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.95%) Grunt
6 1 (0.95%) JIRA
6 1 (0.95%) Moq
6 1 (0.95%) MSTest
6 1 (0.95%) MyEclipse
6 1 (0.95%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 13 (12.38%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Advertising
3 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
4 2 (1.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (42.86%) .NET
2 39 (37.14%) HTML
3 33 (31.43%) AngularJS
4 29 (27.62%) CSS
5 24 (22.86%) jQuery
6 18 (17.14%) ASP.NET
6 18 (17.14%) WPF
7 16 (15.24%) HTML5
7 16 (15.24%) Web Services
8 15 (14.29%) Spring
9 12 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (10.48%) REST
10 11 (10.48%) RESTful
11 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (8.57%) .NET Framework
12 9 (8.57%) CSS3
12 9 (8.57%) Entity Framework
13 8 (7.62%) Ajax
13 8 (7.62%) Hibernate
14 7 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.62%) Client/Server
3 6 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.95%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.95%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.95%) NHS
6 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 5 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (31.43%) TDD
3 26 (24.76%) MVC
4 15 (14.29%) MVVM
5 13 (12.38%) Front End Development
6 11 (10.48%) CRM
7 9 (8.57%) Unit Testing
8 8 (7.62%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.67%) OO
10 5 (4.76%) API Integration
10 5 (4.76%) Data Protection
10 5 (4.76%) Dependency Management
10 5 (4.76%) Scrum
10 5 (4.76%) Web Development
11 4 (3.81%) BDD
11 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.81%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.81%) Migration
12 3 (2.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 55 (52.38%) C#
2 42 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (24.76%) SQL
4 25 (23.81%) Java
5 6 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.76%) PHP
7 3 (2.86%) Groovy
7 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.90%) C
8 2 (1.90%) XAML
9 1 (0.95%) Perl
9 1 (0.95%) Python
9 1 (0.95%) Scala
9 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (2.86%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) MCITP
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.95%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.71%) Oracle
3 4 (3.81%) Telerik
4 3 (2.86%) Google
5 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.95%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.95%) IBM
5 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.95%) Sencha
5 1 (0.95%) Trillium