The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank - 68 -
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £420 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £349 £384
% change year-on-year
-8.30% -9.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £43.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-43.67% +4.81%
Development Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
659 907 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.52% 95.27% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 514 523
Median daily rate £389 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 80 32
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £55.55 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Development Engineer in the job title.

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Development Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Development Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Development Engineer 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 Reading region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) STB
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) French Language

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) DVB
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
1 1 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) MAPI
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Digital TV
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) MPEG
2 1 (25.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Contact Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) DSDM
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft