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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank 411 431 411
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 21 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.095% 0.021% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.022% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 6
Median daily rate £425 £550 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +54.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £390 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £590 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £39.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -2.18%
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
21054 22389 22119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15075 15722 15169
Median daily rate £450 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 370 414
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
City of London +49 2 £425 +21.42%
Croydon - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £468 -
Development Engineer
England

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 15 (35.71%) QA
4 13 (30.95%) Scrum
4 13 (30.95%) Linux
5 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
6 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (21.43%) Unix
8 8 (19.05%) Python
8 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
8 8 (19.05%) Android
8 8 (19.05%) Apple iOS
8 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
8 8 (19.05%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (19.05%) User Experience
8 8 (19.05%) Exploratory Testing
9 7 (16.67%) DevOps
9 7 (16.67%) Open Source
9 7 (16.67%) BDD
9 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (16.67%) Degree
9 7 (16.67%) OO
9 7 (16.67%) Windows
9 7 (16.67%) Web Services
10 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
10 6 (14.29%) C#
10 6 (14.29%) C++
10 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 6 (14.29%) Security Testing

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 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) ColdFusion
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) AdWords
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) Heroku
2 1 (2.38%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Firewall
1 2 (4.76%) WAAS
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
2 1 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.38%) OpenVPN
2 1 (2.38%) SSH
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.14%) Big Data
2 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.76%) Redis
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Power BI
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) Maven
3 5 (11.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (11.90%) JIRA
4 3 (7.14%) Gradle
4 3 (7.14%) JUnit
4 3 (7.14%) Mockito
4 3 (7.14%) Selenium
4 3 (7.14%) TestNG
5 2 (4.76%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.76%) Hudson
5 2 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (4.76%) Subversion
5 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.38%) Trac
General
1 3 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
2 5 (11.90%) SOAP
3 4 (9.52%) Kafka
4 3 (7.14%) Dropwizard
4 3 (7.14%) JDBC
4 3 (7.14%) REST
4 3 (7.14%) XML
5 2 (4.76%) Ajax
5 2 (4.76%) Akka
5 2 (4.76%) CSS
5 2 (4.76%) EJB
5 2 (4.76%) HTML
5 2 (4.76%) HTML5
5 2 (4.76%) Java EE
5 2 (4.76%) jQuery
5 2 (4.76%) Spring
5 2 (4.76%) XSLT
6 1 (2.38%) MLlib
6 1 (2.38%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
1 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
1 8 (19.05%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.38%) DataPower
4 1 (2.38%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) STB
4 1 (2.38%) Video Editing
4 1 (2.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Unix
3 8 (19.05%) Android
3 8 (19.05%) Apple iOS
4 7 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (4.76%) CentOS
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Scrum
3 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (19.05%) Exploratory Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (16.67%) BDD
5 7 (16.67%) DevOps
5 7 (16.67%) OO
5 7 (16.67%) Open Source
5 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 6 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
6 6 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 6 (14.29%) TDD
7 5 (11.90%) Black-Box Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.52%) Analytics
9 3 (7.14%) Garbage Collection
9 3 (7.14%) Information Security
9 3 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) Java
1 16 (38.10%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) Python
3 6 (14.29%) C#
3 6 (14.29%) C++
4 5 (11.90%) Scala
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.14%) Perl
6 3 (7.14%) Ruby
7 2 (4.76%) C
7 2 (4.76%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.38%) CFML
8 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.38%) R
8 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SDET
3 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Docker
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Flume
3 2 (4.76%) etcd
4 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Puppet
2 5 (11.90%) Ansible
3 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.14%) Kubernetes
4 3 (7.14%) Terraform
5 2 (4.76%) Consul
6 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.38%) logstash
6 1 (2.38%) Mesos
6 1 (2.38%) Rancher
6 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Imperva