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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 449 412 383
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 114 127 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.31% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 88 76
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£425 £443 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £309 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £700 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Average hourly rate - £140.00 £35.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +292.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.25
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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
42674 41220 37638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.60% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27249 25109 21792
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1679 1871 2280
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 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 23 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 -32 35 £475 -9.52% 51
South East -20 28 £413 +26.92% 35
East of England +21 19 £400 - 12
North West +1 11 £488 +39.28% 23
South West -13 8 £425 -21.83% 14
Yorkshire -6 6 £425 +21.42% 5
West Midlands -2 5 £399 +5.62% 7
East Midlands +6 2 £450 +41.73% 5
North East - 1 £345 - 2
Midlands - - - -
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Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 105 (47.09%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (30.49%) Finance
3 45 (20.18%) Project Management
3 45 (20.18%) Java
3 45 (20.18%) Scrum
4 44 (19.73%) .NET
5 31 (13.90%) SQL
6 30 (13.45%) C#
7 26 (11.66%) SQL Server
7 26 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (10.76%) Waterfall
9 23 (10.31%) Oracle
9 23 (10.31%) PRINCE2
10 22 (9.87%) TDD
11 21 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (8.07%) Banking
12 18 (8.07%) Degree
13 17 (7.62%) E-Commerce
14 16 (7.17%) Web Development
15 15 (6.73%) JavaScript
16 14 (6.28%) Web Services
16 14 (6.28%) ASP.NET
16 14 (6.28%) OO
16 14 (6.28%) MVC
16 14 (6.28%) Microsoft
16 14 (6.28%) Retail
16 14 (6.28%) Line Management
17 13 (5.83%) Business Development
17 13 (5.83%) Marketing
17 13 (5.83%) QA

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (3.14%) CMS
2 6 (2.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.69%) SAS
3 5 (2.24%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.79%) Drupal
4 4 (1.79%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.79%) IIS
5 2 (0.90%) JBoss
5 2 (0.90%) Apache
5 2 (0.90%) FileNet
6 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.45%) Moodle
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Office
2 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) SaaS
1 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.90%) HTTP
1 2 (0.90%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) Network Security
2 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.45%) SSL
2 1 (0.45%) SAN
2 1 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.14%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.69%) MySQL
4 5 (2.24%) Big Data
4 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.90%) QlikView
6 2 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.45%) MS Access
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.45%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.45%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 7 (3.14%) JIRA
2 5 (2.24%) Ant
2 5 (2.24%) Maven
3 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.90%) Selenium
4 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 68 (30.49%) Finance
2 18 (8.07%) Banking
3 14 (6.28%) Retail
4 13 (5.83%) Marketing
5 6 (2.69%) Front Office
5 6 (2.69%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.24%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.24%) Games
7 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.79%) Legal
8 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.90%) Local Government
8 2 (0.90%) Law
8 2 (0.90%) German Language
8 2 (0.90%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Automotive
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.45%) Electronics
9 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (19.73%) .NET
2 14 (6.28%) ASP.NET
2 14 (6.28%) Web Services
3 13 (5.83%) J2EE
4 12 (5.38%) HTML
5 11 (4.93%) Spring
6 10 (4.48%) CSS
6 10 (4.48%) Hibernate
7 8 (3.59%) jQuery
7 8 (3.59%) XML
8 7 (3.14%) RESTful
9 6 (2.69%) Akka
10 5 (2.24%) HTML5
11 4 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.79%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.35%) Apache Flex
12 3 (1.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (1.35%) XSLT
12 3 (1.35%) Middleware
12 3 (1.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.48%) User Experience
3 9 (4.04%) Derivative
4 8 (3.59%) PMI
5 5 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.24%) Equities
5 5 (2.24%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (1.79%) Kindle
6 4 (1.79%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (1.79%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.35%) NHS
7 3 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.35%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.35%) DataPower
7 3 (1.35%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.35%) Open Source
8 2 (0.90%) Social Media
8 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.38%) UNIX
2 9 (4.04%) Windows
3 7 (3.14%) Linux
4 1 (0.45%) VMS
4 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (47.09%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (20.18%) Scrum
2 45 (20.18%) Project Management
3 26 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (10.76%) Waterfall
5 23 (10.31%) PRINCE2
6 22 (9.87%) TDD
7 17 (7.62%) E-Commerce
8 16 (7.17%) Web Development
9 14 (6.28%) OO
9 14 (6.28%) MVC
9 14 (6.28%) Line Management
10 13 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (5.83%) Business Development
11 12 (5.38%) Kanban
11 12 (5.38%) Mentoring
12 11 (4.93%) Software Engineering
12 11 (4.93%) Supplier Management
12 11 (4.93%) SOA
13 10 (4.48%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (20.18%) Java
2 31 (13.90%) SQL
3 30 (13.45%) C#
4 15 (6.73%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.59%) Scala
6 6 (2.69%) Groovy
7 5 (2.24%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.79%) Ruby
8 4 (1.79%) PHP
8 4 (1.79%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.35%) C++
9 3 (1.35%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.90%) Python
10 2 (0.90%) VB
11 1 (0.45%) Perl
11 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (8.07%) Degree
2 10 (4.48%) PMI Certification
3 8 (3.59%) PMP
4 7 (3.14%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.45%) MCTS
7 1 (0.45%) CIPD
7 1 (0.45%) ISEB
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) APMP
7 1 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.83%) QA
2 4 (1.79%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Squid
1 1 (0.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (10.31%) Oracle
2 14 (6.28%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.04%) IBM
4 4 (1.79%) Adobe
4 4 (1.79%) SAP
4 4 (1.79%) Ab Initio
4 4 (1.79%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.35%) hybris
5 3 (1.35%) Sybase
5 3 (1.35%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.90%) Cognos
6 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.90%) Reuters
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco
7 1 (0.45%) Sun
7 1 (0.45%) Avaya
7 1 (0.45%) JDA
7 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.45%) Tableau
7 1 (0.45%) Facebook
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