The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £200 £330
% change year-on-year
+71.25% -39.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
Development Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
928 1115 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.18% 96.20% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 556 483
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 56
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Development Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Development Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Development Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CICS
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) REXX
1 2 (66.67%) Easytrieve
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
1 2 (66.67%) Micro Focus
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) VSAM
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) ISPF
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Time Sharing Option
1 2 (66.67%) CLIST

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Development Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CICS
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Easytrieve
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ISPF
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (66.67%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) CLIST
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) REXX
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) Micro Focus
2 1 (33.33%) IBM