The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 242 226 213
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 14 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£375 £354 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +121.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
+62.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 £44.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +23.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £44.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +5.63%
Development Engineer
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9070 8358 7307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.50% 91.32% 92.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4935 4518 3555
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 432 468 591
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Development Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Development Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Development Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Development Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Development Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Oxfordshire - 7 - - 3
Hampshire -11 3 - -
Surrey -5 2 - - 3
Berkshire -6 1 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - - - - 1
Development Engineer
England

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Development Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (50.00%) Windows
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) SAN
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 8 (33.33%) UNIX
3 8 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) ADSL
4 7 (29.17%) WAN
4 7 (29.17%) DNS
4 7 (29.17%) Juniper
4 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
4 7 (29.17%) Network Security
4 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (25.00%) C++
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) Perl
6 3 (12.50%) C
6 3 (12.50%) Python
6 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) MooTools
7 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) GIMP
7 2 (8.33%) Scala

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Development Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (8.33%) GIMP
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) ADSL
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
2 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.17%) DVB
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.33%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (8.33%) MooTools
2 2 (8.33%) Dojo
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) JSP
2 2 (8.33%) Servlets
3 1 (4.17%) Ajax
3 1 (4.17%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) HACMP
1 1 (4.17%) DTV
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) STB
1 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) NetWare
3 1 (4.17%) Windows CE
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) HPUX
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) UML
3 2 (8.33%) OO
3 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.17%) System Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (12.50%) C
3 3 (12.50%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) Juniper
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Compaq
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) Hitachi
5 1 (4.17%) Veritas
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
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