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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 68 80 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 28.33% 44.94% 19.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.44% 48.48% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 59 28
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
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
231 165 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.25% 92.70% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 98 149
Average daily rate £401 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.23% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 15
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.75 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +30.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £9.00 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £25.72 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 17 December 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 17 December 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 0 44 £388 +3.33% 11
Bury St Edmunds -1 2 £400 +14.28% 1
Stowmarket - 1 £125 - 1
Newmarket - - - -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 75 (55.56%) C#
2 69 (51.11%) .NET
3 44 (32.59%) SQL Server
4 40 (29.63%) CRM
5 38 (28.15%) WCF
6 37 (27.41%) SQL
7 34 (25.19%) Web Services
7 34 (25.19%) Dynamics CRM
8 33 (24.44%) Microsoft
9 31 (22.96%) Windows
10 30 (22.22%) XML
11 28 (20.74%) ASP.NET
12 25 (18.52%) Linux
13 23 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (17.04%) TDD
14 22 (16.30%) Opscode Chef
15 21 (15.56%) SOAP
15 21 (15.56%) UNIX
16 20 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 18 (13.33%) HTML
17 18 (13.33%) Java
17 18 (13.33%) JSON
18 17 (12.59%) DevOps
18 17 (12.59%) Puppet
18 17 (12.59%) BizTalk Server
19 16 (11.85%) JavaScript
19 16 (11.85%) Security Cleared
20 15 (11.11%) PowerShell
20 15 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
20 15 (11.11%) CSS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 17 (12.59%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (8.15%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.19%) Drupal
4 3 (2.22%) WordPress
5 2 (1.48%) Apache
5 2 (1.48%) CMS
5 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 34 (25.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.96%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.48%) IaaS
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.48%) PaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) TCP/IP
1 12 (8.89%) VPN
1 12 (8.89%) DNS
1 12 (8.89%) Firewall
1 12 (8.89%) Reverse Proxy
2 10 (7.41%) SAN
3 2 (1.48%) Intranet
4 1 (0.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (32.59%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (10.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (8.89%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.19%) MySQL
7 3 (2.22%) Datomic
7 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.22%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.74%) Essbase
8 1 (0.74%) OLAP
8 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (9.63%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.41%) JIRA
4 9 (6.67%) JUnit
5 8 (5.93%) Visual Studio
6 7 (5.19%) ReSharper
6 7 (5.19%) NUnit
7 6 (4.44%) Ant
7 6 (4.44%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.44%) IntelliJ
7 6 (4.44%) Subversion
7 6 (4.44%) Maven
7 6 (4.44%) JBehave
8 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.22%) Moq
General
1 10 (7.41%) Advertising
2 7 (5.19%) Finance
3 3 (2.22%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) Law
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (51.11%) .NET
2 38 (28.15%) WCF
3 34 (25.19%) Web Services
4 30 (22.22%) XML
5 28 (20.74%) ASP.NET
6 21 (15.56%) SOAP
7 18 (13.33%) HTML
7 18 (13.33%) JSON
8 15 (11.11%) CSS
9 8 (5.93%) Reactive Extensions
9 8 (5.93%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 7 (5.19%) Castle Windsor
10 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (5.19%) MFC
11 6 (4.44%) JDBC
11 6 (4.44%) jQuery
11 6 (4.44%) REST
12 5 (3.70%) HTML5
12 5 (3.70%) Hibernate
13 4 (2.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Replication
2 7 (5.19%) Data Integration
3 6 (4.44%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.96%) Clustering
4 4 (2.96%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.22%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.48%) Open Source
7 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.96%) Windows
2 25 (18.52%) Linux
3 21 (15.56%) UNIX
4 2 (1.48%) CentOS
5 1 (0.74%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.63%) CRM
2 23 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.04%) TDD
3 17 (12.59%) DevOps
4 14 (10.37%) MVC
5 11 (8.15%) Workflow
6 10 (7.41%) OO
7 9 (6.67%) ETL
8 8 (5.93%) OOD
8 8 (5.93%) Software Engineering
8 8 (5.93%) MVVM
9 6 (4.44%) Data Transformation
10 5 (3.70%) Unit Testing
10 5 (3.70%) Project Planning
10 5 (3.70%) Data Migration
10 5 (3.70%) Migration
10 5 (3.70%) Data Modelling
11 4 (2.96%) Information Management
11 4 (2.96%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (2.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (55.56%) C#
2 37 (27.41%) SQL
3 18 (13.33%) Java
4 16 (11.85%) JavaScript
5 15 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 13 (9.63%) Shell Script
6 13 (9.63%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.67%) PHP
7 9 (6.67%) C++
8 4 (2.96%) Groovy
9 3 (2.22%) Clojure
9 3 (2.22%) ClojureScript
10 2 (1.48%) Delphi
10 2 (1.48%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.74%) VB
11 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (11.85%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.93%) MCITP
4 7 (5.19%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.70%) Degree
6 3 (2.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.74%) KVM
1 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (16.30%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (12.59%) Puppet
3 3 (2.22%) Ansible
4 2 (1.48%) Nagios
4 2 (1.48%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.48%) OpenAM
4 2 (1.48%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 33 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.96%) Oracle
3 3 (2.22%) ForgeRock
4 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.48%) Macromedia
4 2 (1.48%) New Relic
5 1 (0.74%) Netezza
5 1 (0.74%) Brio
5 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.74%) Hyperion
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £410 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago