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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Manager
Rank 234 218 227
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 18 51 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.52% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.55% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 39 25
Median daily rate £481 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £335 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+48.43% +16.36%
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
7888 9239 8617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.79% 94.72% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4784 5565 4753
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 433 456
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Development Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 September 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
Berkshire +4 5 £501 +25.12% 6
Hampshire +10 3 £350 +4.47% 7
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £575 +31.05% 3
Surrey +3 2 £525 +12.00% 3
West Sussex -2 2 £456 +8.63% 2
East Sussex +5 1 £300 -45.45%
Middlesex +2 1 - - 1
Kent -9 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £438 - 4
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) Project Management
3 15 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (30.61%) Java
4 11 (22.45%) SDLC
5 10 (20.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (20.41%) DevOps
5 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
6 9 (18.37%) Finance
6 9 (18.37%) Oracle
6 9 (18.37%) Retail
7 8 (16.33%) Python
8 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 7 (14.29%) .NET
8 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
8 7 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (14.29%) Software Delivery
9 6 (12.24%) MongoDB
9 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
9 6 (12.24%) Scrum
9 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
9 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
11 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
11 4 (8.16%) MS Office
12 3 (6.12%) MS Project
12 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
12 3 (6.12%) Workflow

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 2 (4.08%) Confluence
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Drupal
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) GIS
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.04%) QlikView
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.12%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
1 9 (18.37%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) .NET
2 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.08%) Spring
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) Java EE
4 1 (2.04%) JSP
4 1 (2.04%) SOAP
4 1 (2.04%) Struts
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Biology
2 1 (2.04%) Chemistry
2 1 (2.04%) Economics
2 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.04%) Life Science
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) AIX
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Solaris
2 1 (2.04%) Unix
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) Project Management
3 15 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (22.45%) SDLC
5 10 (20.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (20.41%) DevOps
5 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 7 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 7 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.24%) Scrum
8 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.12%) Business Development
9 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.12%) Fund Accounting
9 3 (6.12%) Investment Management
9 3 (6.12%) Supplier Management
9 3 (6.12%) Workflow
10 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) Java
2 8 (16.33%) Python
3 2 (4.08%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Capita
4 1 (2.04%) ATG
4 1 (2.04%) Dell
4 1 (2.04%) hybris
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) SmartStream