The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 189 209 206
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 18 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 8
Average daily rate
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£550 £675 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £488 £518
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £750 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £541 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
+35.31% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £11.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -51.64%
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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
5598 6659 6481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.93% 92.58% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4229 4859 4739
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 127 155
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.35 £40.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Development Manager
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 Manager across the City of London region.

Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Development Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Development Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Development Manager
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 Manager across the City of London region.

Development Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Java
3 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (28.57%) Oracle
5 8 (22.86%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) Project Management
6 6 (17.14%) Banking
7 5 (14.29%) Spring
7 5 (14.29%) Derivative
7 5 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (14.29%) Front Office
7 5 (14.29%) TDD
7 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 5 (14.29%) HTML
7 5 (14.29%) C#
7 5 (14.29%) Windows
8 4 (11.43%) SOA
8 4 (11.43%) .NET
8 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
8 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.43%) Web Services
8 4 (11.43%) Scrum
8 4 (11.43%) MVC
8 4 (11.43%) RESTful
8 4 (11.43%) Scala
8 4 (11.43%) HTML5
8 4 (11.43%) Business Development
8 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
8 4 (11.43%) Relational Database

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) SAS
3 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.86%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) Gitorious
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Ant
1 2 (5.71%) Maven
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Front Office
4 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (8.57%) Marketing
5 3 (8.57%) Retail
6 2 (5.71%) Legal
6 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
6 2 (5.71%) Games
7 1 (2.86%) Law
7 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.86%) Advertising
7 1 (2.86%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) HTML
1 5 (14.29%) Spring
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) HTML5
2 4 (11.43%) RESTful
3 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
3 3 (8.57%) Akka
3 3 (8.57%) J2EE
4 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.71%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) XSLT
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Flex
4 2 (5.71%) jQuery
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
5 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (14.29%) Derivative
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Equities
3 2 (5.71%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.71%) Market Risk
3 2 (5.71%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.86%) PMI
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Solaris
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 5 (14.29%) TDD
3 5 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (11.43%) Business Development
4 4 (11.43%) MVC
4 4 (11.43%) Scrum
4 4 (11.43%) SOA
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.57%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.57%) Greeks
6 2 (5.71%) Coaching
6 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) Scala
5 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.57%) Groovy
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) PhD
1 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Squid
1 1 (2.86%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Sybase
2 2 (5.71%) Adobe
2 2 (5.71%) 29West
3 1 (2.86%) Reuters
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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