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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 529 487 501
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 28 52 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.12% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.13% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 4
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£400 £375 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £261 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £500 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.11% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Average hourly rate £37.00 £40.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.20% +8.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £35.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £44.35 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -12 13 £399 -6.23% 11
South East -15 10 £406 +28.96% 8
East of England -2 3 - - 4
Yorkshire -7 1 £200 -37.50% 1
East Midlands - - - - 2
South West - - - - 3
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Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (33.33%) Java
2 22 (29.33%) C++
3 17 (22.67%) Linux
4 16 (21.33%) Windows
4 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (20.00%) Python
6 13 (17.33%) Perl
6 13 (17.33%) SQL
7 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (16.00%) Ruby
8 11 (14.67%) Degree
8 11 (14.67%) JIRA
8 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
8 11 (14.67%) Finance
9 10 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 9 (12.00%) Bash Shell
10 9 (12.00%) VMware
10 9 (12.00%) HTML
10 9 (12.00%) C
11 8 (10.67%) Scrum
11 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
11 8 (10.67%) EMC
11 8 (10.67%) Puppet
11 8 (10.67%) Automated Testing
11 8 (10.67%) Selenium
11 8 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
12 7 (9.33%) jQuery
12 7 (9.33%) Cucumber
12 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (5.33%) Apache
1 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.67%) Node.js
4 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.33%) nginx
4 1 (1.33%) CMS
4 1 (1.33%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.67%) GIMP
2 1 (1.33%) Doxygen
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.67%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.33%) Route 53
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) LTE
1 5 (6.67%) WCDMA
2 3 (4.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.67%) DNS
3 2 (2.67%) VoIP
3 2 (2.67%) IPv4
3 2 (2.67%) IPv6
3 2 (2.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.33%) Network Security
4 1 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.33%) Junos
4 1 (1.33%) DMZ
4 1 (1.33%) CTI
4 1 (1.33%) Intranet
4 1 (1.33%) SAN
4 1 (1.33%) MPLS
4 1 (1.33%) OSPF
4 1 (1.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) MySQL
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.33%) Big Data
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.33%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.33%) HBase
6 1 (1.33%) Redis
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) JIRA
1 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.67%) Selenium
3 7 (9.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (6.67%) Maven
6 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.33%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (4.00%) Subversion
7 3 (4.00%) Gradle
8 2 (2.67%) Trac
8 2 (2.67%) PhantomJS
8 2 (2.67%) Ant
8 2 (2.67%) Bugzilla
8 2 (2.67%) NetBeans
8 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.67%) Hudson
9 1 (1.33%) NUnit
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.33%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.00%) Avionics
5 2 (2.67%) Electronics
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.00%) HTML
2 7 (9.33%) jQuery
3 6 (8.00%) .NET
3 6 (8.00%) Web Services
3 6 (8.00%) CSS
4 4 (5.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (5.33%) RESTful
4 4 (5.33%) Spring
5 3 (4.00%) Ajax
5 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.67%) OpenGL ES
6 2 (2.67%) JSP
6 2 (2.67%) Servlets
6 2 (2.67%) SOAP
6 2 (2.67%) XML
6 2 (2.67%) MFC
6 2 (2.67%) JMS
6 2 (2.67%) OpenGL
6 2 (2.67%) Middleware
6 2 (2.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.67%) Clustering
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Hedge funds
3 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.00%) Open Source
5 2 (2.67%) DTV
5 2 (2.67%) STB
6 1 (1.33%) IPTV
6 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.33%) HACMP
6 1 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.67%) Linux
2 16 (21.33%) Windows
3 6 (8.00%) UNIX
4 4 (5.33%) Android
5 3 (4.00%) Windows CE
6 2 (2.67%) CentOS
7 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) NetWare
7 1 (1.33%) AIX
7 1 (1.33%) HPUX
7 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 8 (10.67%) Scrum
3 8 (10.67%) Automated Testing
3 8 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.00%) DevOps
5 6 (8.00%) OO
6 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.67%) Multithreading
6 5 (6.67%) Validation
6 5 (6.67%) SOA
7 4 (5.33%) Android Development
7 4 (5.33%) UML
7 4 (5.33%) OOD
7 4 (5.33%) MVC
7 4 (5.33%) High Availability
7 4 (5.33%) Requirements Management
8 3 (4.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.33%) Java
2 22 (29.33%) C++
3 15 (20.00%) Python
4 13 (17.33%) Perl
4 13 (17.33%) SQL
5 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (16.00%) Ruby
6 9 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 9 (12.00%) C
7 7 (9.33%) C#
8 6 (8.00%) PHP
9 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
10 4 (5.33%) Scala
11 2 (2.67%) GLSL
11 2 (2.67%) PHP5
12 1 (1.33%) Korn
12 1 (1.33%) AWK
12 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) DO-160
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.67%) vCloud
4 1 (1.33%) Docker
4 1 (1.33%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Puppet
2 5 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.33%) SELinux
4 2 (2.67%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.33%) SCOM
5 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.33%) Ansible
5 1 (1.33%) logstash
5 1 (1.33%) Salt
5 1 (1.33%) Kibana
5 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) VMware
2 8 (10.67%) EMC
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle
4 5 (6.67%) Remedy
4 5 (6.67%) IBM
5 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.00%) HP
6 3 (4.00%) Juniper
6 3 (4.00%) Cisco
7 2 (2.67%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.67%) Adobe
7 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.33%) Google
8 1 (1.33%) RightScale
8 1 (1.33%) DevExpress
8 1 (1.33%) RedDot
8 1 (1.33%) Perforce
8 1 (1.33%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.33%) Veritas
8 1 (1.33%) Compaq
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