The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 357 342 336
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 41 49 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 35 23
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£463 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £330 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.83% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £140.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +351.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £35.00
Development Manager
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
19641 20305 18742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.49% 92.89% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13747 13733 12765
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 389 436
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.06% -2.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.35 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Development Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Development Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Development Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Development Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Development Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Development Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
City of London +7 7 £498 -26.29% 18
Docklands, London - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
West Drayton - - - -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 49 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.92%) Finance
3 23 (22.33%) Java
4 22 (21.36%) Project Management
5 21 (20.39%) C#
5 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
6 19 (18.45%) .NET
7 18 (17.48%) Scrum
8 15 (14.56%) TDD
8 15 (14.56%) Banking
9 14 (13.59%) Web Development
10 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (12.62%) SQL
10 13 (12.62%) Oracle
10 13 (12.62%) PRINCE2
11 12 (11.65%) JavaScript
11 12 (11.65%) QA
12 11 (10.68%) Web Services
12 11 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET
13 10 (9.71%) CSS
13 10 (9.71%) SOA
13 10 (9.71%) Degree
13 10 (9.71%) Business Development
14 9 (8.74%) HTML
14 9 (8.74%) MVC
14 9 (8.74%) Derivative
15 8 (7.77%) Risk Management
15 8 (7.77%) UNIX
15 8 (7.77%) Domain-Driven Design

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (6.80%) CMS
2 3 (2.91%) Umbraco
2 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.91%) SAS
3 2 (1.94%) FileNet
3 2 (1.94%) IIS
4 1 (0.97%) Drupal
4 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) SPSS
2 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Magento
1 1 (0.97%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (0.97%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.83%) MySQL
2 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.85%) WhereScape RED
3 5 (4.85%) Big Data
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Ant
1 5 (4.85%) Maven
2 3 (2.91%) Bower
2 3 (2.91%) Grunt
3 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (35.92%) Finance
2 15 (14.56%) Banking
3 7 (6.80%) Marketing
4 6 (5.83%) Front Office
5 5 (4.85%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.85%) Retail
5 5 (4.85%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.91%) Games
7 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.94%) German Language
8 1 (0.97%) Local Government
8 1 (0.97%) Legal
8 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.45%) .NET
2 11 (10.68%) Web Services
3 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (9.71%) CSS
4 9 (8.74%) HTML
5 7 (6.80%) RESTful
5 7 (6.80%) HTML5
6 6 (5.83%) Hibernate
6 6 (5.83%) Spring
6 6 (5.83%) J2EE
6 6 (5.83%) Akka
7 5 (4.85%) jQuery
8 4 (3.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (3.88%) CSS3
8 4 (3.88%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.91%) Apache Flex
9 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.91%) Backbone.js
10 2 (1.94%) XML
10 2 (1.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.74%) Derivative
3 7 (6.80%) User Experience
4 6 (5.83%) Visualisation
5 5 (4.85%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (4.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (4.85%) Equities
6 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.88%) PMI
6 4 (3.88%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (3.88%) Market Risk
6 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.88%) Social Media
7 3 (2.91%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.94%) NHS
8 2 (1.94%) Kindle
8 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.97%) Open Source
9 1 (0.97%) Online Games
9 1 (0.97%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.77%) UNIX
2 6 (5.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.36%) Project Management
3 18 (17.48%) Scrum
4 15 (14.56%) TDD
5 14 (13.59%) Web Development
6 13 (12.62%) PRINCE2
7 11 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.71%) SOA
8 10 (9.71%) Business Development
9 9 (8.74%) MVC
10 8 (7.77%) Risk Management
10 8 (7.77%) Domain-Driven Design
11 7 (6.80%) Kanban
11 7 (6.80%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (6.80%) Line Management
11 7 (6.80%) ETL
11 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.83%) Business Analysis
12 6 (5.83%) Data Management
12 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.33%) Java
2 21 (20.39%) C#
3 13 (12.62%) SQL
4 12 (11.65%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.80%) Scala
6 6 (5.83%) Groovy
7 5 (4.85%) PHP
7 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.91%) Python
8 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.94%) Ruby
9 2 (1.94%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.97%) Perl
10 1 (0.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Degree
2 7 (6.80%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.83%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.85%) VCP4
5 4 (3.88%) PMP
6 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Varnish
1 1 (0.97%) Docker
1 1 (0.97%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.97%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) Oracle
2 7 (6.80%) Tableau
3 5 (4.85%) Greenplum
4 4 (3.88%) Adobe
4 4 (3.88%) EPiServer
5 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.91%) SAP
5 3 (2.91%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.91%) Sybase
5 3 (2.91%) Google
6 2 (1.94%) Reuters
6 2 (1.94%) IBM
7 1 (0.97%) Facebook
7 1 (0.97%) Twitter
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