The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 65 89 87
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.66% 0.093% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.10% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £350 £421
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -16.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- -55.10%
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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 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
813 993 1186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.54% 92.12% 90.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 530 399
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 43
Average hourly rate £17.07 £13.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.30% -23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £38.50 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Development Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) DataPower
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (14.29%) EDRMS
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) MCTS

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (14.29%) EDRMS
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) DataPower
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ETL
1 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio