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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 90 66 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.14% 35.29% 17.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.00% 36.87% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 55 31
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£388 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £231 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £425 £400
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 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
225 179 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.34% 95.72% 96.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 126 172
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 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 27
Average hourly rate £12.50 £26.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.92% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £10.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £35.30 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -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 27 August 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 27 August 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 30 £375 +3.44% 19
Bury St Edmunds +2 8 £338 -15.62% 2
Lowestoft - - - - 2
Newmarket - - - -
Southwold - - - - 1
Stowmarket - - - - 1
Woodbridge - - - -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 96 (51.89%) C#
2 91 (49.19%) .NET
3 82 (44.32%) SQL Server
4 62 (33.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 59 (31.89%) ASP.NET
5 59 (31.89%) WCF
6 58 (31.35%) SQL
7 48 (25.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 47 (25.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 46 (24.86%) Web Services
10 44 (23.78%) MVC
11 42 (22.70%) Microsoft
12 41 (22.16%) XML
13 39 (21.08%) CRM
14 37 (20.00%) Windows
15 36 (19.46%) Dynamics CRM
16 29 (15.68%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (15.14%) TDD
17 28 (15.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 27 (14.59%) Puppet
18 27 (14.59%) Opscode Chef
18 27 (14.59%) SOAP
19 25 (13.51%) T-SQL
20 24 (12.97%) HTML
20 24 (12.97%) SharePoint
21 23 (12.43%) PHP
21 23 (12.43%) Finance
21 23 (12.43%) DevOps
22 22 (11.89%) JavaScript
23 20 (10.81%) CSS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (12.97%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.03%) Drupal
3 9 (4.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.16%) IIS
6 3 (1.62%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.08%) Apache
7 2 (1.08%) WordPress
8 1 (0.54%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 36 (19.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.08%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.11%) SAN
2 14 (7.57%) Firewall
2 14 (7.57%) Reverse Proxy
2 14 (7.57%) TCP/IP
2 14 (7.57%) VPN
2 14 (7.57%) DNS
3 3 (1.62%) Intranet
4 2 (1.08%) HTTP
5 1 (0.54%) Internet
5 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (44.32%) SQL Server
2 62 (33.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 48 (25.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (25.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (8.11%) MySQL
6 14 (7.57%) NoSQL
7 13 (7.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.62%) OLAP
10 3 (1.62%) Datomic
11 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.54%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 20 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.78%) Subversion
3 6 (3.24%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.16%) JUnit
5 3 (1.62%) NuGet
5 3 (1.62%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.08%) Ant
6 2 (1.08%) Maven
7 1 (0.54%) Moq
7 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (12.43%) Finance
2 4 (2.16%) Advertising
3 3 (1.62%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.54%) Electronics
5 1 (0.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (49.19%) .NET
2 59 (31.89%) ASP.NET
2 59 (31.89%) WCF
3 46 (24.86%) Web Services
4 41 (22.16%) XML
5 28 (15.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (14.59%) SOAP
7 24 (12.97%) HTML
8 20 (10.81%) CSS
9 19 (10.27%) jQuery
10 17 (9.19%) JSON
11 14 (7.57%) WPF
11 14 (7.57%) Silverlight
12 13 (7.03%) Reactive Extensions
12 13 (7.03%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 11 (5.95%) MDX
14 10 (5.41%) .NET Framework
15 8 (4.32%) XSLT
16 7 (3.78%) Ajax
16 7 (3.78%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.11%) Replication
1 15 (8.11%) Data Integration
2 7 (3.78%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.16%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.54%) iPhone
4 1 (0.54%) MPEG
4 1 (0.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.00%) Windows
2 19 (10.27%) Linux
3 17 (9.19%) UNIX
4 7 (3.78%) Android
5 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.78%) MVC
2 39 (21.08%) CRM
3 29 (15.68%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (15.14%) TDD
5 23 (12.43%) DevOps
6 17 (9.19%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (9.19%) Workflow
7 15 (8.11%) Project Planning
7 15 (8.11%) MVVM
8 12 (6.49%) ETL
8 12 (6.49%) Data Transformation
9 11 (5.95%) Migration
9 11 (5.95%) Data Migration
10 10 (5.41%) OO
11 9 (4.86%) Configuration Management
11 9 (4.86%) Scrum
12 8 (4.32%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.78%) Change Management
13 7 (3.78%) Data Modelling
14 5 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 96 (51.89%) C#
2 58 (31.35%) SQL
3 25 (13.51%) T-SQL
4 23 (12.43%) PHP
5 22 (11.89%) JavaScript
6 19 (10.27%) Java
7 18 (9.73%) PowerShell
8 17 (9.19%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.16%) Ruby
10 3 (1.62%) Clojure
10 3 (1.62%) ClojureScript
10 3 (1.62%) Python
11 2 (1.08%) Groovy
11 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.54%) XAML
12 1 (0.54%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.54%) C
12 1 (0.54%) C++
12 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (7.03%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.95%) MCITP
4 9 (4.86%) Degree
5 7 (3.78%) Sun Certification
6 6 (3.24%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.19%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.86%) Hyper-V
1 9 (4.86%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (2.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (14.59%) Puppet
1 27 (14.59%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.62%) Ansible
3 2 (1.08%) Nagios
3 2 (1.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 42 (22.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.62%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.08%) New Relic
5 1 (0.54%) ForgeRock
5 1 (0.54%) Nintex
5 1 (0.54%) Brio
5 1 (0.54%) Netezza
5 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.54%) Hyperion
Suffolk
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Ipswich
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £500 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Suffolk
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago