The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Manager
Rank - 63 -
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
-53.54% -
Development Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
853 831 843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.17% 94.75% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 594 580
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 33 40
Average hourly rate £32.50 £18.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.08% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £95.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Development Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Development Manager 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 Development Manager in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Development Manager 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 Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification