The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 144 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.066% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £281 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2808 2243 2864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 92.55% 93.85% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1649 1129 1420
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 240 367
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Development Engineer
England

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 25 July 2014. 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 -11 2 £425 +51.11% 8
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) CAE
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) VHDL
3 1 (20.00%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) VHDL
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (20.00%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle