The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 70 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.12% 0.66% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £291 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.17% +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Development Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
793 718 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.08% 95.10% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 315 307
Average daily rate £350 £363 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +10.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 64 142
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -36.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Development Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Development Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Development Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - - - - 2
Development Engineer
East of England

Development Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (50.00%) Machine to Machine

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (50.00%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle