Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Developer
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 6 9
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 41 46 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 20.50% 12.99% 15.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.47% 13.33% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 37
Ipswich median daily rate £400 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.28% +1.79% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £208
90th Percentile £450 £443 £450
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Ipswich median hourly rate - - £19.00
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £19.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 191 345 316
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 95.50% 97.46% 97.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 207 214
Ipswich median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £188 £183 £225
90th Percentile £525 £575 £550
Suffolk median daily rate £388 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 25
Ipswich median hourly rate £14.25 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £11.23 £9.80 £10.95
90th Percentile £28.73 £18.60 £30.85
Suffolk median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.38% +6.67% +29.03%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ipswich.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Ipswich

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Developer in Ipswich.

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Ipswich

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Ipswich over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Ipswich

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer in Ipswich.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Ipswich

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Ipswich region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 17 (41.46%) AngularJS
3 15 (36.59%) HTML
4 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) CSS
5 11 (26.83%) jQuery
6 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (24.39%) Angular 2
7 9 (21.95%) React
7 9 (21.95%) Ajax
7 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (21.95%) JSON
7 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (19.51%) Node.js
9 7 (17.07%) HTML5
9 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (17.07%) MVC
9 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.07%) C#
10 6 (14.63%) Java
10 6 (14.63%) .NET
10 6 (14.63%) TDD
11 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
11 5 (12.20%) Spring
11 5 (12.20%) Analytics
11 5 (12.20%) Jasmine
11 5 (12.20%) Power BI
12 4 (9.76%) Grunt
12 4 (9.76%) Front End Development

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (12.20%) Power BI
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
6 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.32%) MySQL
7 2 (4.88%) FileMaker
8 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Jasmine
2 4 (9.76%) Bower
2 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Grunt
2 4 (9.76%) Mocha
3 2 (4.88%) MorphX
3 2 (4.88%) PostCSS
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.44%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.44%) Hudson
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) JUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.44%) Selenium
4 1 (2.44%) Spock
4 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Digital Economy
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) AngularJS
2 15 (36.59%) HTML
3 12 (29.27%) CSS
4 11 (26.83%) jQuery
5 10 (24.39%) Angular 2
5 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (21.95%) Ajax
6 9 (21.95%) JSON
6 9 (21.95%) React
7 8 (19.51%) Node.js
8 7 (17.07%) HTML5
9 6 (14.63%) .NET
10 5 (12.20%) Spring
11 4 (9.76%) CSS3
11 4 (9.76%) REST
12 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
12 3 (7.32%) RESTful
12 3 (7.32%) WCF
12 3 (7.32%) Web Services
13 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) IPTV
1 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) Digital TV
2 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.44%) Streaming Music
2 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
2 1 (2.44%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) MVC
3 6 (14.63%) TDD
4 5 (12.20%) Analytics
5 4 (9.76%) CRM
5 4 (9.76%) Front End Development
5 4 (9.76%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps
6 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.32%) Web Development
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Data Strategy
7 2 (4.88%) Dependency Management
7 2 (4.88%) ETL
7 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Release Management
7 2 (4.88%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 12 (29.27%) SQL
3 7 (17.07%) C#
4 6 (14.63%) Java
5 4 (9.76%) C++
5 4 (9.76%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) X++
7 1 (2.44%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) MCP
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.88%) Telerik
3 1 (2.44%) BroadSoft
3 1 (2.44%) Zend
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