The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank 164 210 200
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.051% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.053% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £350 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -19.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+14.33% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £39.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.51% -2.18%
Development Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3267 5624 5404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.50% 94.87% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2629 4362 3934
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 91 94
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.34 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Development Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Development Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Development Engineer 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 City of London region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Affiliate Network
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) GitLab
3 1 (20.00%) scikit-learn
3 1 (20.00%) Garbage Collection
3 1 (20.00%) API Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Dropwizard
3 1 (20.00%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) GitLab
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Mockito
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) TestNG
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Dropwizard
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) JDBC
2 1 (20.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) Pandas
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) scikit-learn
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Affiliate Network
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) API Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Disruptive Innovation
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Garbage Collection
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat