The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 90 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £461 £378
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +22.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1563 1102 1036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 92.98% 93.71% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 597 456
Average daily rate £388 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 33
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.51 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.85 £42.00 £27.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Development Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Development Manager across the Edinburgh region.

Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Development Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Development Manager across the Edinburgh region.

Development Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Development Manager
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
4 1 (11.11%) BI-SAM
4 1 (11.11%) Vermilion
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) SAS
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (11.11%) Teradata
4 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) thinkFolio

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) thinkFolio
1 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Informatica
1 1 (11.11%) Teradata
1 1 (11.11%) BI-SAM
1 1 (11.11%) Vermilion