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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Manager
England / South East
Rank 195 219 218
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 48 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.47% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 23
Median daily rate £525 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £365 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £840 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £430 £415
% change year-on-year
+8.72% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £22.98 £62.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.24% +92.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.45 £39.25 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-37.70% +25.60%

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
7129 8103 9105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.59% 94.43% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4153 4928 4868
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 383 426
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +29 18 £475 +6.74% 8
Hampshire +4 8 £483 -24.19% 4
Kent - 8 £468 - 1
Oxfordshire 0 5 £550 +7.31% 3
Surrey +8 4 £608 +31.35% 4
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £600 +52.86% 5
West Sussex -11 2 £420 -4.00%
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (36.25%) Project Management
3 18 (22.50%) Finance
4 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (21.25%) Scrum
4 17 (21.25%) Waterfall
5 16 (20.00%) Java
6 15 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 10 (12.50%) Product Management
7 10 (12.50%) SDLC
7 10 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.25%) Oracle
9 8 (10.00%) JIRA
9 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.75%) User Experience
11 6 (7.50%) Advertising
11 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
11 6 (7.50%) HTML
11 6 (7.50%) .NET
11 6 (7.50%) B2B
12 5 (6.25%) CSS
12 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
12 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
12 5 (6.25%) Marketing
12 5 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.25%) SaaS
12 5 (6.25%) Web Development
12 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (5.00%) DevOps

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 4 (5.00%) Confluence
2 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.25%) Drupal
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Magento
2 1 (1.25%) HFM
2 1 (1.25%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (5.00%) VoIP
1 4 (5.00%) xDSL
2 3 (3.75%) PBX
2 3 (3.75%) SMS
2 3 (3.75%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.75%) Subversion
2 3 (3.75%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.25%) CA Gen
4 1 (1.25%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 15 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.50%) Advertising
4 5 (6.25%) Marketing
5 4 (5.00%) Banking
6 3 (3.75%) Games
7 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.50%) Publishing
7 2 (2.50%) Retail
8 1 (1.25%) Legal
8 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) .NET
1 6 (7.50%) HTML
2 5 (6.25%) CSS
3 3 (3.75%) Middleware
3 3 (3.75%) WPF
4 2 (2.50%) Java EE
5 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) AS400
3 4 (5.00%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) Social Media
6 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Solaris
2 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (36.25%) Project Management
3 17 (21.25%) Scrum
3 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (21.25%) Waterfall
4 10 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 10 (12.50%) Product Management
4 10 (12.50%) SDLC
5 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
6 6 (7.50%) B2B
7 5 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 5 (6.25%) Web Development
8 4 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (5.00%) DevOps
8 4 (5.00%) Line Management
8 4 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.00%) Software Delivery
8 4 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.00%) Java
2 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.75%) PHP
3 3 (3.75%) SQL
4 2 (2.50%) C#
4 2 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (1.25%) LINC
5 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
1 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.50%) PMP
3 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.25%) QA
1 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) Oracle
2 3 (3.75%) Jaspersoft
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.50%) ATG
3 2 (2.50%) hybris
4 1 (1.25%) CA
4 1 (1.25%) HP
4 1 (1.25%) Hyperion
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