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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank 124 118 120
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.042% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.21% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £350 £375 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -12.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £200 £330
% change year-on-year
+71.25% -39.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £35.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
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
2272 2423 2279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.54% 96.65% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1360 1425 1244
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 226 233
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £40.00 £41.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex -7 1 £350 - 1
Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) QADirector
3 2 (28.57%) Coverity
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) ReSharper
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
3 2 (28.57%) B2B
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
3 2 (28.57%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
2 2 (28.57%) FxCop
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) QADirector
2 2 (28.57%) ReSharper
2 2 (28.57%) StyleCop
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) MSI
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) D3.js
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) B2B
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Coverity
2 1 (14.29%) AppSense
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) WorldPay
2 1 (14.29%) Wyse