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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 140 144 117
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.066% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.071% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
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£197 £425 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.73% +51.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £425 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £425 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +9.58%
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
2906 2808 2245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.35% 92.55% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1778 1649 1129
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 226 242
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Hertfordshire - 3 £168 -
Cambridgeshire -6 1 £450 +5.88% 3
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Software Packaging
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) JTAG
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) LTE
4 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
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
1 1 (12.50%) IGMP
1 1 (12.50%) RTSP
1 1 (12.50%) HSUPA
1 1 (12.50%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) MPEG
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
2 1 (12.50%) STB
2 1 (12.50%) IPTV
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Time Management
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%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
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%) VC++
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
2 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
2 1 (12.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) EFQM
1 1 (12.50%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle