The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 573 539 496
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 22 44 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.089% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.096% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 24
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£350 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £240 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £442 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 7
Average hourly rate £39.13 £37.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% +4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.23 £34.60 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.12 £39.40 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +9.58%
Development Engineer
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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 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
47845 45746 43111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.64% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31018 28289 25848
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1784 1845 1993
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
South East -29 8 £388 +16.98% 7
East of England +4 5 £197 -53.73% 4
South West +4 4 - - 8
London -10 4 £450 +38.46% 8
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Development Engineer
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Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 25 (43.10%) Linux
2 22 (37.93%) UNIX
3 18 (31.03%) Java
4 17 (29.31%) Windows
5 16 (27.59%) VMware
5 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (25.86%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (24.14%) SAN
8 13 (22.41%) Perl
8 13 (22.41%) C++
9 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (20.69%) Network Security
9 12 (20.69%) Load Balancing
10 11 (18.97%) SQL
11 10 (17.24%) Cisco
12 9 (15.52%) WAN
12 9 (15.52%) DNS
12 9 (15.52%) ADSL
12 9 (15.52%) Oracle
12 9 (15.52%) C
12 9 (15.52%) Juniper
13 8 (13.79%) Degree
13 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
14 7 (12.07%) Validation
14 7 (12.07%) Python
14 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
15 6 (10.34%) Swing
15 6 (10.34%) C#
15 6 (10.34%) STL

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.72%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Simulink
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.14%) SAN
2 12 (20.69%) Network Security
3 9 (15.52%) DNS
3 9 (15.52%) ADSL
3 9 (15.52%) WAN
4 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.17%) Firewall
5 2 (3.45%) Wireless
5 2 (3.45%) Intranet
5 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.45%) DVB
6 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.72%) LTE
6 1 (1.72%) FCoE
6 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.72%) HTTP
6 1 (1.72%) WCDMA
6 1 (1.72%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.72%) GSM
6 1 (1.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.72%) DB2
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Maven
1 3 (5.17%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.45%) Gradle
2 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) Calabash
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.72%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.72%) Ant
3 1 (1.72%) MSI
3 1 (1.72%) NUnit
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Electronics
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.17%) Automotive
3 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) Front Office
5 1 (1.72%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Military
5 1 (1.72%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) STL
1 6 (10.34%) Swing
2 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) jQuery
3 3 (5.17%) Web Services
3 3 (5.17%) Ajax
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (3.45%) XML
4 2 (3.45%) Classic ASP
4 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.45%) CSS
4 2 (3.45%) HTML
4 2 (3.45%) Spring
4 2 (3.45%) Software Packaging
4 2 (3.45%) WPF
4 2 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.72%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (1.72%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.72%) Ext JS
5 1 (1.72%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.17%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.45%) Clustering
5 2 (3.45%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.45%) DTV
5 2 (3.45%) STB
6 1 (1.72%) IPTV
6 1 (1.72%) Derivative
6 1 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.72%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.72%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) Equities
6 1 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.10%) Linux
2 22 (37.93%) UNIX
3 17 (29.31%) Windows
4 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Android
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Load Balancing
2 7 (12.07%) Validation
3 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
4 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.90%) OO
5 4 (6.90%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.17%) Office Automation
6 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.17%) Scrum
6 3 (5.17%) UML
7 2 (3.45%) MVC
7 2 (3.45%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.45%) SOA
7 2 (3.45%) TDD
7 2 (3.45%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Time Management
7 2 (3.45%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.45%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.03%) Java
2 13 (22.41%) Perl
2 13 (22.41%) C++
3 11 (18.97%) SQL
4 9 (15.52%) C
5 7 (12.07%) Python
6 6 (10.34%) C#
7 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.90%) PHP
8 4 (6.90%) VBScript
9 3 (5.17%) VB
9 3 (5.17%) Embedded C
9 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.17%) Ruby
10 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.45%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.72%) VC++
11 1 (1.72%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) HNC
5 1 (1.72%) HND
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) EFQM
1 1 (1.72%) QA
1 1 (1.72%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) OCFS2
2 2 (3.45%) GlusterFS
2 2 (3.45%) GFS2
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.72%) Docker
3 1 (1.72%) XenApp
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Nagios
1 3 (5.17%) Cacti
1 3 (5.17%) Puppet
1 3 (5.17%) Icinga
2 2 (3.45%) SELinux
2 2 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.72%) WMI
3 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) VMware
2 10 (17.24%) Cisco
3 9 (15.52%) Juniper
3 9 (15.52%) Oracle
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.90%) IBM
5 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.17%) Dell
6 3 (5.17%) CommVault
6 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.45%) HP
7 2 (3.45%) Remedy
8 1 (1.72%) Infragistics
8 1 (1.72%) Citrix
8 1 (1.72%) DataSynapse
8 1 (1.72%) Symantec
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