The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - - 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £200 £330
% change year-on-year
+71.25% -39.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
Development Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 183 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 90.35% 91.04% 98.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 108 84
Average daily rate £400 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
Average hourly rate £41.25 £33.50 £110.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -69.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £13.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.50 £127.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Development Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Development Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Cadence
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test-First Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unreal Engine

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cadence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft