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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank 556 552 510
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 40 41 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.087% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.092% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 27
Average daily rate £350 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £463 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £263 £320
% change year-on-year
+30.47% -17.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £22.50 £34.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.45 £44.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+44.14% -26.00%
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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 15 £425 +6.25% 3
South East +17 11 £380 -6.46% 4
South West - 7 £338 - 2
Yorkshire -19 3 £215 +7.50% 2
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
East of England -2 1 £350 -6.66% 3
North West -19 1 £330 -12.00% 4
Development Engineer
UK

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 30 (34.09%) Java
2 27 (30.68%) SQL
3 25 (28.41%) C#
3 25 (28.41%) Linux
4 24 (27.27%) Windows
4 24 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (25.00%) .NET
5 22 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 20 (22.73%) C++
6 20 (22.73%) Python
6 20 (22.73%) Degree
7 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
8 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
9 17 (19.32%) XML
9 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
10 14 (15.91%) C
10 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
11 12 (13.64%) Bash Shell
11 12 (13.64%) HTML
12 11 (12.50%) REST
13 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
13 10 (11.36%) Perl
13 10 (11.36%) SOAP
13 10 (11.36%) Web Services
13 10 (11.36%) Eclipse
13 10 (11.36%) TDD
13 10 (11.36%) Scrum
14 9 (10.23%) Selenium
14 9 (10.23%) CSS

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (5.68%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.55%) Apache
2 4 (4.55%) ArcGIS
2 4 (4.55%) Node.js
2 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.55%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (3.41%) IIS
3 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.27%) CICS
4 2 (2.27%) CMS
4 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Office
1 4 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) MODO
3 1 (1.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.14%) GitHub
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) HbbTV
1 6 (6.82%) Internet
1 6 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.68%) Network Security
3 4 (4.55%) CTI
4 3 (3.41%) DVB
5 2 (2.27%) Broadband
5 2 (2.27%) DNS
5 2 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.27%) FTP
5 2 (2.27%) GSM
5 2 (2.27%) H.323
5 2 (2.27%) HTTP
5 2 (2.27%) SSL
6 1 (1.14%) 4G
6 1 (1.14%) DHCP
6 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.14%) IKE
6 1 (1.14%) LTE
6 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.68%) Apache Hive
3 5 (5.68%) Big Data
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.55%) GIS
4 4 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.27%) Easytrieve
6 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.27%) HBase
6 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.36%) Eclipse
2 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (10.23%) Selenium
4 8 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.95%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.68%) ClearCase
6 5 (5.68%) Jasmine
6 5 (5.68%) Subversion
7 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.55%) FxCop
7 4 (4.55%) JIRA
7 4 (4.55%) Mockito
7 4 (4.55%) Moq
8 3 (3.41%) JUnit
8 3 (3.41%) Maven
8 3 (3.41%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.41%) TestNG
9 2 (2.27%) NCover
9 2 (2.27%) StyleCop
General
1 6 (6.82%) Finance
1 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.55%) Automotive
3 2 (2.27%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.27%) Banking
3 2 (2.27%) Electronics
3 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
4 1 (1.14%) Avionics
4 1 (1.14%) Games
4 1 (1.14%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.14%) Law
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.00%) .NET
2 17 (19.32%) XML
3 12 (13.64%) HTML
4 11 (12.50%) REST
5 10 (11.36%) SOAP
5 10 (11.36%) Web Services
6 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET
6 9 (10.23%) CSS
7 7 (7.95%) HTML5
7 7 (7.95%) WCF
8 5 (5.68%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (5.68%) Cascading
8 5 (5.68%) jQuery
8 5 (5.68%) RESTful
9 4 (4.55%) Dojo
9 4 (4.55%) GWT
9 4 (4.55%) LINQ
9 4 (4.55%) NHibernate
9 4 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 8 (9.09%) DTV
2 4 (4.55%) MPEG
2 4 (4.55%) STB
3 3 (3.41%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.27%) Clustering
4 2 (2.27%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.27%) HACMP
4 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.27%) VSAM
5 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.14%) Physics
5 1 (1.14%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.14%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.41%) Linux
2 24 (27.27%) Windows
3 5 (5.68%) Unix
4 4 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.41%) Android
5 3 (3.41%) Solaris
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
6 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.27%) CentOS
6 2 (2.27%) HPUX
6 2 (2.27%) NetWare
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
3 10 (11.36%) Scrum
3 10 (11.36%) TDD
4 9 (10.23%) DevOps
5 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 8 (9.09%) OO
5 8 (9.09%) OOD
6 7 (7.95%) Migration
6 7 (7.95%) Test Scripting
6 7 (7.95%) Web Application Development
7 6 (6.82%) BDD
7 6 (6.82%) ETL
7 6 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.82%) MVC
7 6 (6.82%) Open Source
7 6 (6.82%) Test Automation
7 6 (6.82%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.68%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.09%) Java
2 27 (30.68%) SQL
3 25 (28.41%) C#
4 20 (22.73%) C++
4 20 (22.73%) Python
5 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
6 14 (15.91%) C
7 12 (13.64%) Bash Shell
8 10 (11.36%) Perl
9 8 (9.09%) PowerShell
10 5 (5.68%) VBA
11 4 (4.55%) Embedded C
11 4 (4.55%) PHP
11 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
11 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.41%) AWK
12 3 (3.41%) GLSL
12 3 (3.41%) sed
12 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Degree
2 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.14%) CCNP
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.27%) FedRAMP
2 2 (2.27%) OIPF
2 2 (2.27%) SDET
3 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.14%) DO-160
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.27%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) GPFS
2 2 (2.27%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) Firmware
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.14%) vSphere
3 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Oozie
2 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.41%) Nagios
2 3 (3.41%) Puppet
3 1 (1.14%) Ansible
3 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.14%) SCCM
3 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.95%) Oracle
3 5 (5.68%) HP
4 4 (4.55%) ESRI
4 4 (4.55%) Fujitsu
4 4 (4.55%) Google
4 4 (4.55%) Lumension
4 4 (4.55%) Sophos
4 4 (4.55%) VMware
5 3 (3.41%) EMC
5 3 (3.41%) IBM
6 2 (2.27%) Apple
6 2 (2.27%) CA
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco
6 2 (2.27%) Compaq
6 2 (2.27%) Coverity
6 2 (2.27%) Hitachi
6 2 (2.27%) Micro Focus
6 2 (2.27%) Sybase
6 2 (2.27%) Veritas
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Posted: 2 days ago
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