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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 536 496 493
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 28 50 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.11% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.12% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 6
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£375 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £277 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £315 £280
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.75 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +11.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £31.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £44.35 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.66% -
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
44005 42325 37797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.52% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27481 25452 22049
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1708 1839 2121
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 February 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
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 February 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
London -23 13 £399 -7.05% 5
South East -35 7 £375 +22.95% 11
East of England +4 4 - - 4
South West -21 2 - - 3
Yorkshire -11 1 £200 -37.50% 3
North West -13 1 - -
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Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (36.36%) Java
2 20 (30.30%) C++
3 17 (25.76%) Linux
4 14 (21.21%) Degree
5 13 (19.70%) Python
5 13 (19.70%) Windows
6 12 (18.18%) SQL
6 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 11 (16.67%) JIRA
8 10 (15.15%) C
9 9 (13.64%) Perl
9 9 (13.64%) Finance
9 9 (13.64%) Ruby
10 8 (12.12%) jQuery
10 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
10 8 (12.12%) VMware
10 8 (12.12%) EMC
10 8 (12.12%) HTML
11 7 (10.61%) Automated Testing
11 7 (10.61%) Bash Shell
12 6 (9.09%) Cucumber
12 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 6 (9.09%) Selenium
12 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
12 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (9.09%) Multithreading
12 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
12 6 (9.09%) Oracle
12 6 (9.09%) CSS

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (6.06%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.03%) GIMP
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Doxygen
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.03%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Route 53
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.55%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.03%) VoIP
3 2 (3.03%) WCDMA
3 2 (3.03%) LTE
3 2 (3.03%) DNS
3 2 (3.03%) IPv4
3 2 (3.03%) IPv6
4 1 (1.52%) SAN
4 1 (1.52%) CTI
4 1 (1.52%) Intranet
4 1 (1.52%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) MPLS
4 1 (1.52%) OSPF
4 1 (1.52%) BGP
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.52%) Network Security
4 1 (1.52%) Junos
4 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) MySQL
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (4.55%) Big Data
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.52%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.52%) HBase
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) JIRA
2 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 6 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 6 (9.09%) Selenium
4 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.55%) Maven
6 2 (3.03%) Bugzilla
6 2 (3.03%) NetBeans
6 2 (3.03%) Subversion
6 2 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (3.03%) Trac
7 1 (1.52%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.52%) Hudson
7 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.52%) Gradle
7 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.52%) JBehave
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Financial Institution
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Electronics
4 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Avionics
5 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) HTML
1 8 (12.12%) jQuery
2 6 (9.09%) CSS
3 5 (7.58%) Web Services
4 4 (6.06%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (6.06%) Spring
4 4 (6.06%) .NET
4 4 (6.06%) RESTful
5 3 (4.55%) Ajax
5 3 (4.55%) XML
5 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.03%) JMS
6 2 (3.03%) OpenGL
6 2 (3.03%) Middleware
6 2 (3.03%) MFC
6 2 (3.03%) JSP
6 2 (3.03%) Servlets
6 2 (3.03%) SOAP
6 2 (3.03%) HTML5
6 2 (3.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Clustering
1 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
1 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Hedge funds
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (4.55%) Open Source
3 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.03%) STB
4 2 (3.03%) DTV
5 1 (1.52%) HACMP
5 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Linux
2 13 (19.70%) Windows
3 5 (7.58%) UNIX
4 4 (6.06%) Android
5 3 (4.55%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.52%) NetWare
6 1 (1.52%) AIX
6 1 (1.52%) HPUX
6 1 (1.52%) Solaris
6 1 (1.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (10.61%) Automated Testing
3 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 6 (9.09%) OO
3 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 5 (7.58%) Scrum
5 4 (6.06%) MVC
5 4 (6.06%) UML
5 4 (6.06%) SOA
5 4 (6.06%) High Availability
5 4 (6.06%) Android Development
6 3 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.55%) Project Management
6 3 (4.55%) OOD
6 3 (4.55%) Validation
7 2 (3.03%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) Java
2 20 (30.30%) C++
3 13 (19.70%) Python
4 12 (18.18%) SQL
5 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (15.15%) C
7 9 (13.64%) Perl
7 9 (13.64%) Ruby
8 7 (10.61%) Bash Shell
9 5 (7.58%) C#
10 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
11 3 (4.55%) PHP
11 3 (4.55%) Scala
12 2 (3.03%) GLSL
12 2 (3.03%) sed
12 2 (3.03%) PHP5
13 1 (1.52%) Korn
13 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.52%) AWK
13 1 (1.52%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) DO-160
2 1 (1.52%) EFQM
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) GPFS
2 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Puppet
2 4 (6.06%) SELinux
3 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.52%) Oozie
4 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) EMC
1 8 (12.12%) VMware
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) IBM
3 5 (7.58%) Remedy
4 3 (4.55%) Juniper
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) Cisco
4 3 (4.55%) HP
5 2 (3.03%) Adobe
6 1 (1.52%) Compaq
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.52%) Veritas
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.52%) RedDot
6 1 (1.52%) RightScale
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