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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 471 422 370
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -52
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 104 132 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.28% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.30% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 97 111
Average daily rate
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£475 £495 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £775 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £470 £413
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +13.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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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
45952 44401 42082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.73% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29584 27581 25036
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1743 1814 2016
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.24 £37.80 £40.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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 +1 65 £575 -11.53% 57
South East -35 16 £500 +5.26% 33
West Midlands +4 8 £400 +9.58% 11
South West -14 5 £456 +21.66% 13
East Midlands -10 4 £400 -15.78% 5
North West -22 3 £325 -10.03% 10
East of England -6 2 £350 -6.66% 6
Yorkshire -21 2 £380 -10.58% 15
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Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

1 103 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (30.12%) Finance
3 74 (29.72%) .NET
4 55 (22.09%) Project Management
5 48 (19.28%) C#
5 48 (19.28%) Scrum
6 47 (18.88%) SQL Server
7 43 (17.27%) Java
8 39 (15.66%) SQL
9 36 (14.46%) PRINCE2
9 36 (14.46%) Microsoft
10 33 (13.25%) Banking
11 27 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (10.44%) SDLC
13 24 (9.64%) Oracle
14 23 (9.24%) Web Development
15 21 (8.43%) CRM
16 20 (8.03%) ASP.NET
17 19 (7.63%) ETL
17 19 (7.63%) QA
17 19 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (7.23%) Degree
18 18 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (7.23%) SharePoint
18 18 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (7.23%) Line Management
19 17 (6.83%) Waterfall
20 15 (6.02%) Kanban
21 14 (5.62%) Mentoring
21 14 (5.62%) Coaching

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 18 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.41%) IIS
2 6 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (2.01%) JBoss
3 5 (2.01%) SAS
4 4 (1.61%) CMS
4 4 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.20%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.20%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.20%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.20%) Confluence
6 2 (0.80%) Liferay
6 2 (0.80%) Node.js
6 2 (0.80%) Apache
7 1 (0.40%) Drupal
7 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.40%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.01%) MS Office
3 4 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.20%) MS Project
5 2 (0.80%) SPSS
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.61%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.40%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (0.40%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.40%) Finacle
3 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.80%) Intranet
2 1 (0.40%) Network Security
2 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.40%) GSM
2 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.88%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.61%) Big Data
6 6 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.41%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.41%) MySQL
7 5 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.01%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.01%) WhereScape RED
7 5 (2.01%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.20%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.80%) DB2
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.40%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 10 (4.02%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.61%) JIRA
2 4 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.20%) Grunt
3 3 (1.20%) Bower
4 2 (0.80%) JMeter
4 2 (0.80%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.80%) Selenium
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.40%) PROIV
General
1 75 (30.12%) Finance
2 33 (13.25%) Banking
3 13 (5.22%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.01%) Retail
6 4 (1.61%) Legal
6 4 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.61%) Front Office
7 3 (1.20%) Publishing
8 2 (0.80%) Billing
8 2 (0.80%) Marketing
8 2 (0.80%) Back Office
8 2 (0.80%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (29.72%) .NET
2 20 (8.03%) ASP.NET
3 14 (5.62%) .NET Framework
4 13 (5.22%) CSS
4 13 (5.22%) HTML
5 9 (3.61%) WCF
5 9 (3.61%) jQuery
6 8 (3.21%) HTML5
6 8 (3.21%) Entity Framework
6 8 (3.21%) Middleware
7 7 (2.81%) Web Services
8 5 (2.01%) XML
8 5 (2.01%) WPF
8 5 (2.01%) CSS3
8 5 (2.01%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.61%) Java EE
9 4 (1.61%) MSMQ
10 3 (1.20%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.02%) NHS
1 10 (4.02%) User Experience
2 9 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.61%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.81%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.01%) Social Media
4 5 (2.01%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.20%) E-Learning
6 3 (1.20%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.80%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.80%) Economics
7 2 (0.80%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.80%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.40%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.40%) DataPower
8 1 (0.40%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.42%) Windows
2 7 (2.81%) UNIX
3 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.80%) Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) Solaris
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (22.09%) Project Management
3 48 (19.28%) Scrum
4 36 (14.46%) PRINCE2
5 27 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (10.44%) SDLC
7 23 (9.24%) Web Development
8 21 (8.43%) CRM
9 19 (7.63%) ETL
10 18 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (7.23%) Line Management
11 17 (6.83%) Waterfall
12 15 (6.02%) Kanban
13 14 (5.62%) Mentoring
13 14 (5.62%) Coaching
13 14 (5.62%) OO
14 11 (4.42%) ITIL
14 11 (4.42%) E-Commerce
14 11 (4.42%) Service Management
14 11 (4.42%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 48 (19.28%) C#
2 43 (17.27%) Java
3 39 (15.66%) SQL
4 13 (5.22%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.21%) PHP
5 8 (3.21%) Python
6 7 (2.81%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.01%) VB
7 5 (2.01%) Scala
8 4 (1.61%) Ruby
8 4 (1.61%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.61%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.61%) C++
9 3 (1.20%) ABAP
10 2 (0.80%) VBA
10 2 (0.80%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.80%) Perl
11 1 (0.40%) COBOL
11 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (7.23%) Degree
2 13 (5.22%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.01%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.61%) PMP
6 2 (0.80%) ISEB
6 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.40%) APMP
7 1 (0.40%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.63%) QA
2 6 (2.41%) MiFID
3 3 (1.20%) EMIR
4 2 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.80%) Puppet
1 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) Ansible
Vendors
1 36 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.64%) Oracle
3 7 (2.81%) SAP
4 6 (2.41%) Cognos
4 6 (2.41%) IBM
4 6 (2.41%) Tableau
5 5 (2.01%) Greenplum
6 4 (1.61%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.61%) VMware
7 3 (1.20%) Informatica
7 3 (1.20%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.20%) Google
8 2 (0.80%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.80%) HP
8 2 (0.80%) Northgate
8 2 (0.80%) Capita
8 2 (0.80%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.40%) Hummingbird
9 1 (0.40%) Ab Initio
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