The first table below looks at the demand for the Development Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 15 April 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 134 110 130
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 13 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Average daily rate £300 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £422 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2968 2148 2919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.07% 93.39% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1658 1106 1410
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £188 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 249 298
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £39.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.82%
Development Manager
England

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Development Manager
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 Manager across the East of England region.

Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Development Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 15 April 2014.

Development Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Development Manager
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 Manager across the East of England region.

Development Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Development Manager
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 Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 15 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +5 8 £275 -38.88% 2
Cambridgeshire -15 2 - - 6
Essex -23 2 £413 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £275 -
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Development Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 8 (50.00%) Back Office
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) SOA
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) Nagios
7 2 (12.50%) COM
7 2 (12.50%) UNIX
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) J2EE
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) VB
7 2 (12.50%) Logistics
7 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Debian
7 2 (12.50%) Puppet
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Percona
7 2 (12.50%) KVM
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) WCF
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (6.25%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Development Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 8 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) COM
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Scrum
2 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Logistics
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Percona
4 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
4 1 (6.25%) VMware