The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Development Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Manager
Rank 237 225 217
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 33 42 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.45% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 27
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £380 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £418 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.08% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 -
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 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
9170 9361 8882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.33% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5549 5142 4874
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 452 487
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.85 £50.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Development Manager in the job title.

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Development Manager
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 Manager across the South East region.

Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Development Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Development Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Development Manager
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 Manager across the South East region.

Development Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Development Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Buckinghamshire +18 11 £430 -4.44%
Berkshire +6 7 £488 +14.70% 6
Hampshire -5 4 - - 4
Surrey -12 4 £500 +5.26% 1
Oxfordshire +8 2 £525 -4.54% 2
East Sussex -4 2 - -
Kent - 2 £400 - 4
West Sussex -21 1 - -
Development Manager
England

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 South East region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.94%) Project Management
2 23 (31.94%) Java
3 16 (22.22%) SDLC
4 14 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (18.06%) Scrum
6 12 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 12 (16.67%) DevOps
7 11 (15.28%) Oracle
7 11 (15.28%) E-Commerce
8 10 (13.89%) Python
8 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
9 9 (12.50%) Finance
9 9 (12.50%) .NET
9 9 (12.50%) Retail
10 8 (11.11%) Resource Management
10 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 7 (9.72%) Smart Meter
11 7 (9.72%) Software Delivery
11 7 (9.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (9.72%) Change Control
12 6 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
12 6 (8.33%) Load Balancing
12 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
13 5 (6.94%) Degree
13 5 (6.94%) C#
13 5 (6.94%) PMP
13 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
13 5 (6.94%) Quality Management

Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (1.39%) CMS
1 1 (1.39%) IIS
1 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Project
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) BIG-IP
1 1 (1.39%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.39%) Firewall
1 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.39%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.39%) LAN
1 1 (1.39%) VPN
1 1 (1.39%) WAN
1 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.39%) Big Data
2 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.39%) QlikView
2 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
1 9 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (2.78%) Billing
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
2 2 (2.78%) Multimedia
2 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) .NET
2 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.39%) CSS
3 1 (1.39%) HTML
3 1 (1.39%) Middleware
3 1 (1.39%) OAuth
3 1 (1.39%) Spring
3 1 (1.39%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (1.39%) Velocity
3 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Smart Meter
2 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.17%) User Experience
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) Life Science
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) PMI
5 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) Blog
5 1 (1.39%) BYOD
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.39%) Economics
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) FMCG
5 1 (1.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Android
1 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.94%) Project Management
3 16 (22.22%) SDLC
4 14 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (18.06%) Scrum
6 12 (16.67%) DevOps
6 12 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 11 (15.28%) E-Commerce
8 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
9 8 (11.11%) Resource Management
10 7 (9.72%) Change Control
10 7 (9.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (9.72%) Software Delivery
11 6 (8.33%) Load Balancing
11 6 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
12 5 (6.94%) Dependency Management
12 5 (6.94%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (6.94%) Quality Management
13 4 (5.56%) Programme Management
13 4 (5.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) Java
2 10 (13.89%) Python
3 5 (6.94%) C#
4 2 (2.78%) C++
4 2 (2.78%) SQL
5 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.39%) PHP
5 1 (1.39%) Ruby
5 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
1 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
1 5 (6.94%) PMP
2 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) APMP
4 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) Capita
4 1 (1.39%) Apple
4 1 (1.39%) F5
4 1 (1.39%) Google
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) SAP
4 1 (1.39%) WSO2