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 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Manager
Rank 135 158 133
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 16 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Median daily rate £600 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +8.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £340 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £460 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £420 £433
% change year-on-year
+16.13% -2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+48.43% +16.36%
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
3246 4034 2970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.33% 95.34% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2055 2401 1641
Median daily rate £390 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 201 203
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.50 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £47.71 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Cheshire +15 8 £650 +41.30% 1
Manchester 0 5 £525 +36.36% 8
Lancashire +14 1 £538 +65.38% 2
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (33.33%) Open Source
4 8 (29.63%) Java
4 8 (29.63%) .NET
5 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 5 (18.52%) Scrum
8 4 (14.81%) Middleware
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
8 4 (14.81%) Node.js
8 4 (14.81%) Open Source Development
9 3 (11.11%) SDLC
9 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 3 (11.11%) IIS
9 3 (11.11%) CRM
9 3 (11.11%) SLA
9 3 (11.11%) Retail
9 3 (11.11%) Project Management
9 3 (11.11%) Finance
10 2 (7.41%) Logistics
10 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
10 2 (7.41%) SOA
10 2 (7.41%) Oracle
10 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
10 2 (7.41%) SQL
10 2 (7.41%) C#

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 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Broadband
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.70%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) Middleware
2 4 (14.81%) Node.js
3 2 (7.41%) Ext JS
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) WCF
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (3.70%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (3.70%) WebGL
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
1 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (33.33%) Open Source
4 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Open Source Development
7 3 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Coaching
8 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (7.41%) High Availability
8 2 (7.41%) Logistics
8 2 (7.41%) SOA
8 2 (7.41%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (3.70%) Android Development
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
9 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP