The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £327
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
Development Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
718 766 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.88% 94.22% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 525 353
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 29
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £26.45 £26.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Development Engineer in the job title.

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Development Engineer across the Birmingham region.

Development Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Development Engineer across the Birmingham region.

Development Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham