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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 536 526 476
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 36 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.078% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.085% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 15
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£375 £380 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +38.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
+62.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 9
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.10 £25.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £42.70 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +5.63%
Development Engineer
UK

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
44947 43726 38873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.47% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27712 26658 22838
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1792 1874 2060
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +6 16 £375 -12.53% 10
South East -27 14 £375 +27.11% 9
East of England +5 3 - - 4
South West -4 2 - - 3
Yorkshire -15 1 - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - -
Development Engineer
UK

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (34.38%) Java
2 21 (32.81%) Linux
3 18 (28.13%) C++
4 16 (25.00%) Windows
5 15 (23.44%) UNIX
6 13 (20.31%) Python
6 13 (20.31%) VMware
7 12 (18.75%) SQL
8 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (15.63%) Degree
10 9 (14.06%) JIRA
10 9 (14.06%) Oracle
10 9 (14.06%) C
10 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
11 8 (12.50%) Perl
11 8 (12.50%) Cisco
11 8 (12.50%) SAN
11 8 (12.50%) Ruby
11 8 (12.50%) jQuery
11 8 (12.50%) Network Security
12 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (10.94%) Bash Shell
12 7 (10.94%) Load Balancing
12 7 (10.94%) Juniper
12 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (10.94%) Finance
12 7 (10.94%) ADSL
12 7 (10.94%) WAN
12 7 (10.94%) DNS
13 6 (9.38%) EMC

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.13%) GIMP
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Doxygen
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.56%) Route 53
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) SAN
1 8 (12.50%) Network Security
2 7 (10.94%) DNS
2 7 (10.94%) ADSL
2 7 (10.94%) WAN
3 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.56%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.56%) CTI
4 1 (1.56%) Intranet
4 1 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) DVB
4 1 (1.56%) VLAN
4 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.56%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) JIRA
2 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.81%) Selenium
4 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.13%) Bugzilla
6 2 (3.13%) NetBeans
6 2 (3.13%) Subversion
6 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.13%) Trac
7 1 (1.56%) Ant
7 1 (1.56%) Maven
7 1 (1.56%) NUnit
7 1 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.56%) Moq
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.13%) Electronics
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) jQuery
2 6 (9.38%) HTML
3 4 (6.25%) CSS
3 4 (6.25%) Web Services
3 4 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (4.69%) RESTful
4 3 (4.69%) STL
4 3 (4.69%) Swing
4 3 (4.69%) .NET
5 2 (3.13%) JSP
5 2 (3.13%) Servlets
5 2 (3.13%) SOAP
5 2 (3.13%) XML
5 2 (3.13%) Middleware
5 2 (3.13%) Ajax
5 2 (3.13%) Dojo
5 2 (3.13%) MooTools
5 2 (3.13%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (1.56%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.56%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Clustering
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.25%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.69%) DTV
3 3 (4.69%) STB
4 2 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.56%) Open Source
5 1 (1.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Linux
2 16 (25.00%) Windows
3 15 (23.44%) UNIX
4 4 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (1.56%) CentOS
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) NetWare
5 1 (1.56%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.56%) AIX
5 1 (1.56%) HPUX
5 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (10.94%) Load Balancing
2 6 (9.38%) Automated Testing
2 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
3 5 (7.81%) Validation
3 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
3 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (6.25%) OO
4 4 (6.25%) SOA
4 4 (6.25%) High Availability
5 3 (4.69%) Test Automation
5 3 (4.69%) Integration Testing
5 3 (4.69%) Test Scripting
5 3 (4.69%) Android Development
5 3 (4.69%) UML
5 3 (4.69%) Project Management
5 3 (4.69%) Multithreading
6 2 (3.13%) System Testing
6 2 (3.13%) OOD
6 2 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) Java
2 18 (28.13%) C++
3 13 (20.31%) Python
4 12 (18.75%) SQL
5 9 (14.06%) C
5 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
6 8 (12.50%) Perl
6 8 (12.50%) Ruby
7 7 (10.94%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.69%) C#
9 3 (4.69%) Scala
10 2 (3.13%) PHP
10 2 (3.13%) GLSL
11 1 (1.56%) sed
11 1 (1.56%) Korn
11 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) DO-160
2 1 (1.56%) EFQM
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) OCFS2
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (6.25%) GlusterFS
2 4 (6.25%) GFS2
3 1 (1.56%) Firmware
3 1 (1.56%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Puppet
2 4 (6.25%) SELinux
3 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) VMware
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle
3 8 (12.50%) Cisco
4 7 (10.94%) Juniper
5 6 (9.38%) EMC
6 5 (7.81%) IBM
6 5 (7.81%) Remedy
7 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.69%) HP
8 2 (3.13%) Adobe
9 1 (1.56%) Compaq
9 1 (1.56%) Citrix
9 1 (1.56%) RedDot
9 1 (1.56%) RightScale
9 1 (1.56%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.56%) Veritas
9 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
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