The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 127 138 109
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 5 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.067% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.073% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£338 £425 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +61.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £269
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.88 £37.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -5.63%
Development Engineer
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 East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2568 2735 2040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.11% 92.06% 93.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1444 1513 1053
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 225 253
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £24.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -23.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Development Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Development Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Development Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Development Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £450 +5.88% 3
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Hertfordshire 0 1 £225 -
Development Engineer
England

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) LTE
2 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
2 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (12.50%) sed
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LTE
1 1 (12.50%) HSUPA
1 1 (12.50%) IGMP
1 1 (12.50%) RTSP
1 1 (12.50%) GSM
1 1 (12.50%) 3GPP
1 1 (12.50%) WLAN
1 1 (12.50%) WCDMA
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) DVB
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
1 1 (12.50%) HSDPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 1 (12.50%) STB
1 1 (12.50%) IPTV
1 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
1 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
1 1 (12.50%) MPEG
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
2 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) C
2 1 (12.50%) sed
2 1 (12.50%) VC++
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
2 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) JTAG
1 1 (12.50%) EFQM
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) EMC
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec