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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 367 346 362
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 55 80 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.34% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 55 42
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£450 £550 £523
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £731 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
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
22581 23385 24658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.01% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15549 16060 16228
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 442 618
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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 +26 15 £475 -19.14% 13
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Ealing - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Brentford - - - - 1
Bromley - - - - 1
Chessington - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 60 (45.11%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (39.85%) Finance
3 49 (36.84%) Java
4 42 (31.58%) Oracle
5 37 (27.82%) SQL
6 28 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (21.05%) Banking
7 27 (20.30%) Solaris
8 26 (19.55%) Linux
8 26 (19.55%) E-Commerce
9 25 (18.80%) Risk Management
10 24 (18.05%) Front Office
11 23 (17.29%) Project Management
11 23 (17.29%) Scrum
11 23 (17.29%) 29West
12 22 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (16.54%) Low Latency
13 21 (15.79%) PRINCE2
13 21 (15.79%) RMDS
13 21 (15.79%) Oracle Coherence
14 18 (13.53%) C#
15 17 (12.78%) .NET
16 15 (11.28%) SQL Server
17 13 (9.77%) Programme Management
17 13 (9.77%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (9.02%) Investment Banking
18 12 (9.02%) TDD
18 12 (9.02%) MVC
18 12 (9.02%) ASP.NET
19 11 (8.27%) QA

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 21 (15.79%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.50%) SAS
4 1 (0.75%) Confluence
4 1 (0.75%) Node.js
4 1 (0.75%) CMS
4 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (15.79%) RMDS
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.75%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Gitorious
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.26%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) HTTP
2 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.01%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (3.01%) Big Data
4 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.50%) MySQL
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.75%) QlikView
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.50%) JIRA
3 2 (1.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.75%) Ant
4 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.75%) Maven
General
1 53 (39.85%) Finance
2 28 (21.05%) Banking
3 24 (18.05%) Front Office
4 12 (9.02%) Investment Banking
5 8 (6.02%) Marketing
6 6 (4.51%) Games
7 5 (3.76%) Financial Institution
7 5 (3.76%) Legal
8 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.26%) Retail
9 2 (1.50%) Law
9 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.50%) Advertising
9 2 (1.50%) Publishing
10 1 (0.75%) Back Office
10 1 (0.75%) Electronics
10 1 (0.75%) Billing
10 1 (0.75%) Local Government
10 1 (0.75%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.78%) .NET
2 12 (9.02%) ASP.NET
3 10 (7.52%) Web Services
4 9 (6.77%) HTML
4 9 (6.77%) Spring
5 7 (5.26%) XML
6 6 (4.51%) HTML5
7 5 (3.76%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (3.01%) jQuery
8 4 (3.01%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.01%) J2EE
9 3 (2.26%) JMS
9 3 (2.26%) XSLT
9 3 (2.26%) CSS
9 3 (2.26%) WCF
9 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (1.50%) CSS3
10 2 (1.50%) JPA
10 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (9.77%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.51%) User Experience
5 4 (3.01%) Market Risk
5 4 (3.01%) Open Source
5 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.26%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.26%) Kindle
6 3 (2.26%) Online Games
6 3 (2.26%) PMI
6 3 (2.26%) Derivative
7 2 (1.50%) Statistics
7 2 (1.50%) Equities
8 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.75%) PKI
8 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.75%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.30%) Solaris
2 26 (19.55%) Linux
3 7 (5.26%) UNIX
4 5 (3.76%) Android
4 5 (3.76%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.01%) Windows
6 1 (0.75%) AIX
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (45.11%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (19.55%) E-Commerce
3 25 (18.80%) Risk Management
4 23 (17.29%) Scrum
4 23 (17.29%) Project Management
5 22 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (16.54%) Low Latency
6 21 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 13 (9.77%) Programme Management
8 12 (9.02%) TDD
8 12 (9.02%) MVC
9 11 (8.27%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.77%) Coaching
10 9 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (6.77%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.77%) Business Development
11 7 (5.26%) Algorithmic Trading
11 7 (5.26%) Release Management
12 6 (4.51%) Service Delivery
13 5 (3.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (36.84%) Java
2 37 (27.82%) SQL
3 18 (13.53%) C#
4 9 (6.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.01%) C++
6 3 (2.26%) Ruby
6 3 (2.26%) Scala
7 2 (1.50%) PHP
7 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.75%) Groovy
8 1 (0.75%) Perl
8 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.75%) VBA
8 1 (0.75%) Python
8 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (6.77%) Degree
2 6 (4.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (4.51%) PMP
2 6 (4.51%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.27%) QA
2 3 (2.26%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.50%) SLA
4 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.75%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Squid
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.75%) Varnish
1 1 (0.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 42 (31.58%) Oracle
2 23 (17.29%) 29West
3 10 (7.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.50%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.50%) SAP
5 1 (0.75%) Cognos
5 1 (0.75%) Sybase
5 1 (0.75%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.75%) Teradata
5 1 (0.75%) Informatica
5 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.75%) SaltStack
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