The first table below looks at the demand for the Windows 8 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 Windows 8 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows 8 Developer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Windows 8 Developer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
252 185 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.55% 97.88% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 120 136
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 26
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -47.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.63 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.75 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Windows 8 Developer
East of England

Windows 8 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 Developer in the job title across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows 8 Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Windows 8 Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 8 Developer across the Suffolk region.

Windows 8 Developer Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Windows 8 Developer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Windows 8 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 Windows 8 Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SOAP
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) CRM
1 10 (100.00%) XAML
1 10 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 9 (90.00%) WinRT
2 9 (90.00%) MVVM
3 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (60.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) Reactive Extensions
4 6 (60.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 6 (60.00%) XML
5 5 (50.00%) Workflow
6 3 (30.00%) WPF
7 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

Windows 8 Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Windows 8 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 Windows 8 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) SOAP
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
2 9 (90.00%) WinRT
3 6 (60.00%) Reactive Extensions
3 6 (60.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 6 (60.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) CRM
2 9 (90.00%) MVVM
3 6 (60.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft