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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £251 £320 £331
% change year-on-year
-21.71% -3.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £35.53 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+11.18% -12.82%
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
628 976 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.33% 94.39% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 619 420
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 49 56
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £34.61 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps

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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) DVB
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) French Language
1 1 (20.00%) German Language
1 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) MAPI
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Digital TV
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) MPEG
2 1 (20.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Contact Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) DSDM
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft