The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 470 426 386
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 119 133 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.30% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 91 84
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £296 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £700 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £336 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.39% -15.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- -69.65%
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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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
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 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -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 Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Development Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Development Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Development Manager across the England region.

Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Development Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Development Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Development Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Development Manager across the England region.

Development Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Development Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 19 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
London -12 45 £550 +4.76% 29
South East -9 35 £545 +52.44% 22
East of England -2 19 £375 +2.73% 8
North West -10 8 £475 +35.71% 13
Yorkshire - 5 £425 - 12
South West -28 3 £325 +10.16% 3
East Midlands -1 2 £450 - 2
West Midlands -22 2 £388 +3.33% 10
South Coast - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 1
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Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Development Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 116 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (29.91%) Finance
3 53 (23.66%) Scrum
4 51 (22.77%) .NET
5 41 (18.30%) Project Management
6 40 (17.86%) Java
7 34 (15.18%) SQL
7 34 (15.18%) Waterfall
8 32 (14.29%) C#
9 28 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (11.61%) PRINCE2
10 26 (11.61%) TDD
11 25 (11.16%) SQL Server
12 22 (9.82%) Oracle
12 22 (9.82%) MVC
13 21 (9.38%) ASP.NET
13 21 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (8.93%) Web Development
15 18 (8.04%) Degree
15 18 (8.04%) Microsoft
16 17 (7.59%) Banking
17 16 (7.14%) Web Services
18 15 (6.70%) OO
18 15 (6.70%) E-Commerce
18 15 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (6.25%) QA
19 14 (6.25%) JavaScript
19 14 (6.25%) Mentoring
20 13 (5.80%) Line Management
20 13 (5.80%) HTML

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Development Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.79%) CMS
1 4 (1.79%) IIS
2 3 (1.34%) SAS
2 3 (1.34%) CICS
2 3 (1.34%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.34%) Drupal
3 2 (0.89%) FileNet
3 2 (0.89%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.89%) Apache
4 1 (0.45%) JBoss
4 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.45%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.45%) Liferay
4 1 (0.45%) Confluence
4 1 (0.45%) Magnolia
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.45%) Magento
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) SaaS
1 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.34%) Internet
2 2 (0.89%) HTTP
3 1 (0.45%) SSL
3 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.45%) SAN
3 1 (0.45%) Intranet
3 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.68%) MySQL
4 5 (2.23%) DB2
4 5 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.23%) Big Data
5 4 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.89%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.45%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.45%) Essbase
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.45%) QlikView
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (4.02%) JIRA
2 7 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.23%) Ant
3 5 (2.23%) Maven
4 4 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.34%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.34%) Selenium
5 3 (1.34%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.89%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.45%) NUnit
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.45%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.45%) Hudson
General
1 67 (29.91%) Finance
2 17 (7.59%) Banking
3 12 (5.36%) Marketing
4 11 (4.91%) Retail
5 6 (2.68%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.68%) Front Office
5 6 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.23%) Legal
6 5 (2.23%) Games
6 5 (2.23%) Advertising
7 3 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.89%) German Language
8 2 (0.89%) Local Government
8 2 (0.89%) Billing
8 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.89%) Law
8 2 (0.89%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Electronics
9 1 (0.45%) Automotive
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (22.77%) .NET
2 21 (9.38%) ASP.NET
3 16 (7.14%) Web Services
4 13 (5.80%) HTML
4 13 (5.80%) J2EE
5 11 (4.91%) Spring
6 10 (4.46%) Hibernate
7 8 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (3.57%) XML
8 7 (3.13%) RESTful
9 6 (2.68%) Akka
9 6 (2.68%) CSS
10 5 (2.23%) jQuery
10 5 (2.23%) HTML5
11 4 (1.79%) WCF
12 3 (1.34%) XSLT
12 3 (1.34%) LAMP
12 3 (1.34%) Apache Flex
12 3 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 2 (0.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.46%) Derivative
3 9 (4.02%) User Experience
4 7 (3.13%) PMI
4 7 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.23%) Equities
5 5 (2.23%) Market Risk
5 5 (2.23%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (1.79%) Kindle
6 4 (1.79%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.79%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.34%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.34%) DataPower
7 3 (1.34%) Open Source
7 3 (1.34%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.89%) Online Games
8 2 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.36%) UNIX
2 10 (4.46%) Windows
3 8 (3.57%) Linux
4 3 (1.34%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.89%) Android
6 1 (0.45%) VMS
6 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (23.66%) Scrum
3 41 (18.30%) Project Management
4 34 (15.18%) Waterfall
5 28 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (11.61%) PRINCE2
6 26 (11.61%) TDD
7 22 (9.82%) MVC
8 20 (8.93%) Web Development
9 15 (6.70%) OO
9 15 (6.70%) E-Commerce
9 15 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 13 (5.80%) Line Management
11 13 (5.80%) Business Development
12 12 (5.36%) Software Engineering
12 12 (5.36%) SOA
12 12 (5.36%) Domain-Driven Design
13 11 (4.91%) Coaching
13 11 (4.91%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.86%) Java
2 34 (15.18%) SQL
3 32 (14.29%) C#
4 14 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.57%) Scala
6 6 (2.68%) Groovy
6 6 (2.68%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.23%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.23%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.34%) COBOL
8 3 (1.34%) Ruby
9 2 (0.89%) PHP
9 2 (0.89%) VB
10 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (8.04%) Degree
2 7 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.68%) PMP
4 5 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.34%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.45%) PhD
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.45%) MCTS
7 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.25%) QA
2 4 (1.79%) SLA
2 4 (1.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Squid
1 1 (0.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.34%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (9.82%) Oracle
2 18 (8.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.23%) IBM
4 4 (1.79%) Ab Initio
4 4 (1.79%) Adobe
5 3 (1.34%) SAP
5 3 (1.34%) Sybase
6 2 (0.89%) Reuters
6 2 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.89%) Apple
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco
7 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.45%) JDA
7 1 (0.45%) Sun
7 1 (0.45%) Avaya
7 1 (0.45%) Teradata
7 1 (0.45%) Google
7 1 (0.45%) hybris
7 1 (0.45%) Tableau
7 1 (0.45%) Facebook
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