The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Development Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Manager
Rank 145 185 188
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 17 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 18
Median daily rate £400 £500 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £408 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £710 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £418 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 -
Development Manager
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
3283 5236 5931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.94% 95.55% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2661 3965 4336
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 82 85
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £29.21 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 4 May 2016.

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Development Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (36.36%) Project Management
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Banking
6 4 (18.18%) Content Management
6 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 4 (18.18%) Release Management
6 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 4 (18.18%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) JSP
7 3 (13.64%) SOAP
7 3 (13.64%) Web Services
7 3 (13.64%) CRM
7 3 (13.64%) JMS
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (13.64%) Retail
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.64%) REST
7 3 (13.64%) High Availability
7 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
7 3 (13.64%) API Design
8 2 (9.09%) DevOps
8 2 (9.09%) Kanban
8 2 (9.09%) Time Management
8 2 (9.09%) Confluence

Development Manager 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 2 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) Flink
1 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) JSP
3 3 (13.64%) JMS
3 3 (13.64%) REST
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) J2EE
4 1 (4.55%) Velocity
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Content Management
3 4 (18.18%) Release Management
3 4 (18.18%) Web Development
4 3 (13.64%) API Design
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) High Availability
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Kanban
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Feature Driven Development
6 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) PgMP
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PMP
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Murex