The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Engineer
UK / England
Rank 534 552 565
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 40 38 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.083% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.088% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 12
Median daily rate £379 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £460 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £343 £200
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +71.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £38.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £44.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39238 43349 43884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.62% 94.94% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25748 27917 28128
Median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1338 1586 1778
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Development Engineer in the job title.

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Development Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Development Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Development Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Development Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Development Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 21 £425 +9.67% 5
East Midlands +7 4 £338 +22.72% 2
South East +10 3 - - 3
East of England 0 3 £388 +14.81% 9
North East - 3 £340 -
Yorkshire +11 2 - - 2
North West +21 1 - -
South West +17 1 £466 +61.91% 5
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Development Engineer
UK

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Development Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 48 (52.75%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (43.96%) Java
3 23 (25.27%) BDD
4 20 (21.98%) JavaScript
4 20 (21.98%) C#
5 19 (20.88%) SQL
5 19 (20.88%) Software Engineering
5 19 (20.88%) DevOps
6 16 (17.58%) Cucumber
6 16 (17.58%) Web Services
6 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
7 15 (16.48%) HTML
7 15 (16.48%) .NET
8 14 (15.38%) Degree
8 14 (15.38%) TDD
8 14 (15.38%) Selenium
8 14 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 13 (14.29%) Linux
9 13 (14.29%) Puppet
9 13 (14.29%) SDET
10 12 (13.19%) Jenkins
10 12 (13.19%) OO
10 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET
10 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
10 12 (13.19%) Pair Programming
11 11 (12.09%) Python
11 11 (12.09%) VMware
12 10 (10.99%) Scrum
12 10 (10.99%) Windows
12 10 (10.99%) Continuous Delivery

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.49%) IIS
2 5 (5.49%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.40%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.30%) JBoss
5 2 (2.20%) Confluence
5 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.10%) Apache
6 1 (1.10%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.10%) Jetty
6 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
2 1 (1.10%) MS Project
2 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.10%) Simulink
2 1 (1.10%) Stateflow
2 1 (1.10%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.10%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.49%) GitHub
3 3 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.30%) Office 365
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.20%) PaaS
5 1 (1.10%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.10%) IaaS
5 1 (1.10%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) Internet
2 5 (5.49%) HTTP
3 4 (4.40%) MQTT
4 1 (1.10%) DNS
4 1 (1.10%) DVB
4 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.10%) Firewall
4 1 (1.10%) Intranet
4 1 (1.10%) LDAP
4 1 (1.10%) SMTP
4 1 (1.10%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (1.10%) SSH
4 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.30%) Big Data
3 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.10%) GIS
5 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Cucumber
2 14 (15.38%) Selenium
3 12 (13.19%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.89%) JIRA
4 9 (9.89%) Maven
4 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
5 7 (7.69%) Ant
5 7 (7.69%) WebDriver
6 6 (6.59%) SoapUI
7 5 (5.49%) GitLab
7 5 (5.49%) TeamCity
8 4 (4.40%) JUnit
8 4 (4.40%) Mockito
8 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.30%) Concordion
9 3 (3.30%) NMock
9 3 (3.30%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (3.30%) SonarQube
9 3 (3.30%) WiX
General
1 7 (7.69%) Automotive
2 6 (6.59%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Retail
3 5 (5.49%) Games
4 4 (4.40%) Electronics
5 3 (3.30%) French Language
6 2 (2.20%) Advertising
6 2 (2.20%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.20%) Avionics
6 2 (2.20%) Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Dutch Language
6 2 (2.20%) German Language
6 2 (2.20%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.20%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.10%) Front Office
7 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.10%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) Web Services
2 15 (16.48%) .NET
2 15 (16.48%) HTML
3 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET
4 8 (8.79%) CSS
4 8 (8.79%) SOAP
5 7 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 7 (7.69%) Node.js
5 7 (7.69%) RESTful
6 5 (5.49%) JSON
6 5 (5.49%) XML
7 4 (4.40%) Gherkin
7 4 (4.40%) HTML5
7 4 (4.40%) Kafka
7 4 (4.40%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (4.40%) Spring
8 3 (3.30%) Guice
8 3 (3.30%) Java EE
9 2 (2.20%) jQuery
9 2 (2.20%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 6 (6.59%) User Experience
4 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.30%) Psychology
5 3 (3.30%) Robotics
6 2 (2.20%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.20%) Telematics
7 1 (1.10%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.10%) IVR
7 1 (1.10%) MPEG
7 1 (1.10%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.10%) Replication
7 1 (1.10%) Statistics
7 1 (1.10%) STB
7 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.29%) Linux
2 10 (10.99%) Windows
3 7 (7.69%) Unix
4 5 (5.49%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.49%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.20%) AIX
6 2 (2.20%) Android
6 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (52.75%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.27%) BDD
3 19 (20.88%) DevOps
3 19 (20.88%) Software Engineering
4 14 (15.38%) TDD
4 14 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 12 (13.19%) OO
5 12 (13.19%) Pair Programming
6 10 (10.99%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (10.99%) Scrum
7 9 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.79%) Microservices
8 8 (8.79%) Refactoring
9 7 (7.69%) Test Strategy
10 6 (6.59%) Open Source
10 6 (6.59%) SDLC
10 6 (6.59%) Validation
11 5 (5.49%) MVC
11 5 (5.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.96%) Java
2 20 (21.98%) C#
2 20 (21.98%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.88%) SQL
4 11 (12.09%) Python
5 9 (9.89%) C++
6 7 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.59%) C
8 4 (4.40%) MATLAB
8 4 (4.40%) Ruby
8 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.30%) AspectJ
9 3 (3.30%) Embedded C
9 3 (3.30%) Groovy
9 3 (3.30%) PHP
9 3 (3.30%) Scala
9 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.30%) VBScript
10 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.20%) Go
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) Degree
2 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.20%) PhD
5 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.29%) SDET
2 4 (4.40%) QA
3 3 (3.30%) SLA
4 2 (2.20%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.20%) TickIT
5 1 (1.10%) DO-178B
5 1 (1.10%) ISO26262
5 1 (1.10%) MISRA
5 1 (1.10%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) Docker
2 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.49%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.30%) vSphere
6 1 (1.10%) Ceph
6 1 (1.10%) Firmware
6 1 (1.10%) HDFS
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (14.29%) Puppet
2 9 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.49%) Ansible
4 3 (3.30%) Mesos
4 3 (3.30%) vRealize
5 2 (2.20%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.10%) Marathon
6 1 (1.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.09%) VMware
3 5 (5.49%) IBM
3 5 (5.49%) Oracle
4 3 (3.30%) Google
4 3 (3.30%) HP
4 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.20%) Axway
5 2 (2.20%) Informatica
5 2 (2.20%) Siebel
6 1 (1.10%) Avaya
6 1 (1.10%) Luciad
6 1 (1.10%) MicroStrategy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £380 to £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago