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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 550 500 503
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 29 51 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.11% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.12% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 6
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£400 £325 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £231 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £495 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
- +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 14
Average hourly rate £37.00 £41.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% +5.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
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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
45626 43383 41175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29592 26643 23710
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1873 1913 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -49 11 £300 -14.89% 7
London +9 8 £400 +6.66% 3
East of England -8 6 - - 1
Yorkshire -11 1 £200 -37.50% 1
South West -28 1 - - 5
West Midlands - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
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Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (27.06%) Windows
2 21 (24.71%) C++
3 20 (23.53%) Java
3 20 (23.53%) Linux
3 20 (23.53%) Python
4 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
5 16 (18.82%) Perl
5 16 (18.82%) SQL
6 14 (16.47%) HTML
7 13 (15.29%) PHP
7 13 (15.29%) Finance
7 13 (15.29%) Ruby
7 13 (15.29%) JIRA
7 13 (15.29%) Degree
7 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
7 13 (15.29%) Puppet
8 12 (14.12%) Test Automation
8 12 (14.12%) Automated Testing
9 11 (12.94%) Scrum
9 11 (12.94%) C#
9 11 (12.94%) MySQL
9 11 (12.94%) Oracle
9 11 (12.94%) CSS
10 10 (11.76%) UNIX
10 10 (11.76%) .NET
10 10 (11.76%) VMware
10 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (11.76%) Bash Shell
11 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (9.41%) Apache
2 7 (8.24%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.06%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.71%) CMS
5 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.35%) WordPress
7 1 (1.18%) nginx
7 1 (1.18%) Node.js
7 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.18%) uWSGI
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.18%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.18%) IIS
7 1 (1.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.35%) GIMP
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.35%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.24%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.18%) Route 53
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) LTE
2 7 (8.24%) WCDMA
3 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.53%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.35%) VoIP
5 2 (2.35%) 2G
5 2 (2.35%) DNS
5 2 (2.35%) IPv4
5 2 (2.35%) IPv6
5 2 (2.35%) Internet
5 2 (2.35%) 3G
6 1 (1.18%) MPLS
6 1 (1.18%) OSPF
6 1 (1.18%) BGP
6 1 (1.18%) DSL
6 1 (1.18%) Firewall
6 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.18%) DMZ
6 1 (1.18%) CTI
6 1 (1.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) MySQL
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (5.88%) Big Data
4 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.71%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) HBase
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.18%) Redis
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
1 13 (15.29%) JIRA
2 8 (9.41%) Eclipse
2 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.24%) Selenium
4 6 (7.06%) Maven
4 6 (7.06%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.71%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.71%) Subversion
6 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.53%) Gradle
7 2 (2.35%) PhantomJS
7 2 (2.35%) Hudson
7 2 (2.35%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.35%) Mockito
7 2 (2.35%) NetBeans
7 2 (2.35%) Ant
7 2 (2.35%) JUnit
8 1 (1.18%) JMeter
General
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.06%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.53%) Avionics
5 2 (2.35%) Electronics
5 2 (2.35%) French Language
6 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.18%) Publishing
6 1 (1.18%) Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) HTML
2 11 (12.94%) CSS
3 10 (11.76%) .NET
4 6 (7.06%) Web Services
4 6 (7.06%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (7.06%) LAMP
4 6 (7.06%) jQuery
5 5 (5.88%) HTML5
5 5 (5.88%) Spring
5 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.71%) XML
6 4 (4.71%) CSS3
6 4 (4.71%) RESTful
7 3 (3.53%) Laravel
7 3 (3.53%) Ajax
7 3 (3.53%) JSON
8 2 (2.35%) Dojo
8 2 (2.35%) MooTools
8 2 (2.35%) JPA
8 2 (2.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.06%) Hedge funds
2 6 (7.06%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.06%) Clustering
2 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.71%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.71%) Open Source
4 2 (2.35%) STB
5 1 (1.18%) IPTV
5 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.18%) Wiki
5 1 (1.18%) DTV
5 1 (1.18%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) Windows
2 20 (23.53%) Linux
3 10 (11.76%) UNIX
4 3 (3.53%) Android
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.35%) CentOS
5 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.35%) Windows CE
5 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.18%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.12%) Automated Testing
2 12 (14.12%) Test Automation
3 11 (12.94%) Scrum
4 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (9.41%) Configuration Management
5 8 (9.41%) MVC
5 8 (9.41%) OO
5 8 (9.41%) DevOps
6 7 (8.24%) SOA
7 6 (7.06%) Validation
7 6 (7.06%) Migration
8 5 (5.88%) OOD
9 4 (4.71%) UML
9 4 (4.71%) ETL
9 4 (4.71%) Multithreading
9 4 (4.71%) Requirements Management
9 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.53%) Pair Programming
10 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.71%) C++
2 20 (23.53%) Java
2 20 (23.53%) Python
3 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.82%) Perl
3 16 (18.82%) SQL
4 13 (15.29%) PHP
4 13 (15.29%) Ruby
5 11 (12.94%) C#
6 10 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 8 (9.41%) C
8 4 (4.71%) PHP5
8 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.53%) Scala
10 2 (2.35%) sed
10 2 (2.35%) AWK
11 1 (1.18%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.18%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Degree
2 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) SLA
1 1 (1.18%) QA
1 1 (1.18%) DO-160
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.35%) vCloud
4 1 (1.18%) Docker
4 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.18%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 13 (15.29%) Puppet
2 6 (7.06%) SELinux
3 5 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.35%) Oozie
4 2 (2.35%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.18%) logstash
5 1 (1.18%) Salt
5 1 (1.18%) Kibana
5 1 (1.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Oracle
2 10 (11.76%) VMware
3 7 (8.24%) EMC
4 6 (7.06%) IBM
4 6 (7.06%) Remedy
5 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.53%) Juniper
6 3 (3.53%) Cisco
7 2 (2.35%) Zend
7 2 (2.35%) DevExpress
7 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.35%) Adobe
7 2 (2.35%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.18%) Google
8 1 (1.18%) HP
8 1 (1.18%) RightScale
8 1 (1.18%) New Relic
8 1 (1.18%) Perforce
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