The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 24 June 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 34 65 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 28.81% 24.90% 23.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.36% 25.79% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 38
Median daily rate £400 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £283 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 112 252 218
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 94.92% 96.55% 96.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 161 149
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £145 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 15
Median hourly rate £24.25 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Suffolk

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Suffolk

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Suffolk over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Suffolk

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer 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 24 June 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 +3 18 £388 - 20
Bury St Edmunds -1 5 £420 -6.66% 2
Haverhill - 1 £425 -
Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 35 (46.05%) JavaScript
2 31 (40.79%) C#
3 28 (36.84%) AngularJS
4 27 (35.53%) SQL
5 26 (34.21%) HTML
6 24 (31.58%) .NET
7 22 (28.95%) MVC
8 19 (25.00%) jQuery
9 18 (23.68%) CSS
10 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
11 15 (19.74%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (19.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (18.42%) Angular 2
12 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (18.42%) TDD
12 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
13 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (14.47%) JSON
15 11 (14.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (14.47%) HTML5
16 10 (13.16%) Ajax
17 9 (11.84%) Web Services
17 9 (11.84%) Node.js
18 8 (10.53%) RESTful
18 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (10.53%) React
18 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET
18 8 (10.53%) CRM
18 8 (10.53%) Finance

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.32%) JBoss
3 1 (1.32%) Moodle
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.63%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) SSL
2 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (14.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.58%) Power BI
7 4 (5.26%) MySQL
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.32%) GIS
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.21%) Jasmine
2 6 (7.89%) Bower
2 6 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.26%) Grunt
3 4 (5.26%) Mocha
3 4 (5.26%) PostCSS
4 3 (3.95%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (3.95%) MorphX
4 3 (3.95%) Subversion
5 2 (2.63%) gulp
5 2 (2.63%) JSHint
6 1 (1.32%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.32%) JUnit
6 1 (1.32%) Maven
6 1 (1.32%) Moq
6 1 (1.32%) Selenium
6 1 (1.32%) Spock
6 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Billing
3 3 (3.95%) Games
4 2 (2.63%) Advertising
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Digital Economy
5 1 (1.32%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.84%) AngularJS
2 26 (34.21%) HTML
3 24 (31.58%) .NET
4 19 (25.00%) jQuery
5 18 (23.68%) CSS
6 15 (19.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (18.42%) Angular 2
8 11 (14.47%) HTML5
8 11 (14.47%) JSON
9 10 (13.16%) Ajax
10 9 (11.84%) Node.js
10 9 (11.84%) Web Services
11 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET
11 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (10.53%) React
11 8 (10.53%) RESTful
12 7 (9.21%) .NET Framework
12 7 (9.21%) CSS3
12 7 (9.21%) WCF
13 6 (7.89%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.63%) IPTV
3 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.32%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.32%) NHS
4 1 (1.32%) Streaming Music
4 1 (1.32%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.32%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) MVC
2 15 (19.74%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.42%) TDD
4 8 (10.53%) CRM
5 7 (9.21%) Front End Development
5 7 (9.21%) Scrum
6 6 (7.89%) Analytics
6 6 (7.89%) Data Protection
7 5 (6.58%) DevOps
7 5 (6.58%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.58%) Workflow
8 4 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (5.26%) Data Strategy
8 4 (5.26%) Dependency Management
8 4 (5.26%) Release Management
8 4 (5.26%) Test Strategy
9 3 (3.95%) API Integration
9 3 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.95%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.05%) JavaScript
2 31 (40.79%) C#
3 27 (35.53%) SQL
4 7 (9.21%) Java
4 7 (9.21%) Python
5 5 (6.58%) C++
6 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.26%) X++
7 2 (2.63%) C
7 2 (2.63%) PHP
7 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.32%) Groovy
8 1 (1.32%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) VB6
8 1 (1.32%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.32%) MCP
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Telerik
3 3 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) Sencha
4 1 (1.32%) Zend
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