The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank 394 409 408
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 26 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.080% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.084% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 11
Median daily rate £425 £455 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +13.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £378 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £509 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.52% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £44.25 -
% change year-on-year
-44.63% -
Development Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20325 21355 22289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.03% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14522 15109 16067
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 340 442
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Development Engineer in the job title.

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Development Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Development Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Development Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Development Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canary Wharf - 3 - -
City of London -20 1 £425 -8.99%
Development Engineer
England

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Development Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Java
3 15 (35.71%) BDD
4 13 (30.95%) DevOps
5 12 (28.57%) Puppet
6 10 (23.81%) Selenium
6 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
7 9 (21.43%) Docker
7 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
7 9 (21.43%) Linux
8 8 (19.05%) Python
8 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 8 (19.05%) TDD
8 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (19.05%) JIRA
8 8 (19.05%) SDET
9 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 7 (16.67%) Pair Programming
9 7 (16.67%) Web Services
9 7 (16.67%) OO
10 6 (14.29%) SQL
10 6 (14.29%) Scrum
10 6 (14.29%) RESTful
10 6 (14.29%) Ansible
10 6 (14.29%) Microservices
11 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
11 5 (11.90%) Kubernetes
11 5 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
11 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) Jetty
3 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Project
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) GitHub
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) Heroku
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) MQTT
2 3 (7.14%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) LDAP
3 1 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.38%) OpenVPN
3 1 (2.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.76%) Big Data
2 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
1 10 (23.81%) Selenium
2 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 8 (19.05%) JIRA
4 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.52%) Maven
5 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
5 4 (9.52%) WebDriver
6 3 (7.14%) Ant
6 3 (7.14%) Concordion
6 3 (7.14%) GitLab
6 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 3 (7.14%) SonarQube
7 2 (4.76%) Hudson
7 2 (4.76%) Mockito
7 2 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.38%) Moq
8 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.38%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Front Office
2 1 (2.38%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) Web Services
2 6 (14.29%) RESTful
3 4 (9.52%) JSON
3 4 (9.52%) Kafka
3 4 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (9.52%) SOAP
4 3 (7.14%) CSS
4 3 (7.14%) Gherkin
4 3 (7.14%) Guice
4 3 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (2.38%) Apache CXF
5 1 (2.38%) CSS3
5 1 (2.38%) HTML5
5 1 (2.38%) J2EE
5 1 (2.38%) JAX-WS
5 1 (2.38%) jQuery
5 1 (2.38%) Node.js
5 1 (2.38%) Software Packaging
5 1 (2.38%) Spring
5 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.52%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Android
3 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.38%) CentOS
4 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) BDD
3 13 (30.95%) DevOps
4 8 (19.05%) TDD
5 7 (16.67%) OO
5 7 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 6 (14.29%) Microservices
6 6 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
9 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.14%) OOP
9 3 (7.14%) Open Source
9 3 (7.14%) Refactoring
9 3 (7.14%) Security Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.05%) Python
3 6 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) Ruby
5 3 (7.14%) AspectJ
5 3 (7.14%) Groovy
5 3 (7.14%) Scala
6 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.76%) Perl
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Go
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.38%) R
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) AWS Certification
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SDET
2 4 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Ceph
2 1 (2.38%) HDFS
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Puppet
2 6 (14.29%) Ansible
3 5 (11.90%) Kubernetes
4 4 (9.52%) Terraform
5 3 (7.14%) Mesos
5 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.38%) logstash
6 1 (2.38%) Rancher
6 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Google
2 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle