The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 131 129 116
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 16 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.036% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.039% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
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£463 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £375 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £35.00
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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
3165 2585 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 92.06% 93.66% 91.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1715 1324 1081
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 203 182
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £37.50
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 the North West

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

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 3 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Manchester -4 8 £500 +33.33% 5
Merseyside - 4 - - 2
Lancashire - 1 £275 -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Development Manager
England

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) SAS
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Banking
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) Life Science
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Office 365
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
6 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) People Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (4.76%) Liferay

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (23.81%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) Liferay
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Smartcard
1 1 (4.76%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
4 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) People Management
5 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) VCP4
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) SAP
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint