The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Development Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Manager
Rank 151 138 124
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 10 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.34% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
Median daily rate £463 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £320 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £440 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-44.44% -
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3687 3481 2869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.56% 94.72% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2224 1960 1542
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £236 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 205 191
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.39 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Development Manager in the job title.

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Development Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Development Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Development Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Development Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Development Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Development Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Manchester -7 5 £463 +15.62% 5
Cheshire -8 4 £225 -43.75% 4
Development Manager
England

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Development Manager 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 North West region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) SLA
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) IIS
5 4 (21.05%) Ext JS
5 4 (21.05%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
5 4 (21.05%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (21.05%) WCF
5 4 (21.05%) High Availability
5 4 (21.05%) Coaching
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management
7 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (10.53%) PMP

Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (26.32%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) Ext JS
2 4 (21.05%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
1 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Coaching
3 4 (21.05%) High Availability
3 4 (21.05%) Web Accessibility
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) Open Source
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) Android Development
6 1 (5.26%) Information Governance
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PMP
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SAP