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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Manager
Rank 244 223 199
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 21 54 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.57% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 41 42
Median daily rate £438 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £495 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £420 £435
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.44%
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
8137 9414 8643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.98% 95.00% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4916 5642 4802
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 £250 £230 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 433 429
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Hampshire +8 6 £375 +11.94% 2
Berkshire +7 6 £388 -11.42% 8
Surrey -1 4 £575 +35.29% 7
Buckinghamshire +11 1 £550 +22.22% 1
Middlesex 0 1 - -
Oxfordshire -4 1 £438 - 4
West Sussex -6 1 £425 +1.19%
Kent -7 1 - -
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Java
2 19 (32.76%) Project Management
3 16 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (25.86%) DevOps
5 14 (24.14%) SDLC
6 12 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (17.24%) Finance
7 10 (17.24%) Retail
7 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
7 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
7 10 (17.24%) .NET
7 10 (17.24%) Oracle
7 10 (17.24%) Python
8 9 (15.52%) Scrum
8 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
8 9 (15.52%) Software Delivery
9 8 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
9 8 (13.79%) Load Balancing
10 7 (12.07%) MongoDB
10 7 (12.07%) Hibernate
10 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
10 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
11 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
12 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
13 4 (6.90%) MS Office
13 4 (6.90%) Workflow
13 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
14 3 (5.17%) Computer Science

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 (3.45%) Confluence
1 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) Drupal
2 1 (1.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
3 3 (5.17%) MS Project
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (1.72%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) VPN
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) GIS
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.72%) QlikView
2 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.17%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
1 10 (17.24%) Retail
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.72%) Publishing
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) .NET
2 7 (12.07%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
4 1 (1.72%) JSP
4 1 (1.72%) Middleware
4 1 (1.72%) OAuth
4 1 (1.72%) SOAP
4 1 (1.72%) Struts
4 1 (1.72%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (1.72%) Velocity
4 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Biology
3 1 (1.72%) Blog
3 1 (1.72%) BYOD
3 1 (1.72%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.72%) Economics
3 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.72%) Life Science
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) AIX
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Solaris
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Project Management
3 16 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (25.86%) DevOps
5 14 (24.14%) SDLC
6 12 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
8 9 (15.52%) Scrum
8 9 (15.52%) Software Delivery
8 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
9 8 (13.79%) Load Balancing
9 8 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
10 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
11 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
12 4 (6.90%) Workflow
13 3 (5.17%) Business Development
13 3 (5.17%) Change Management
13 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
13 3 (5.17%) Programme Management
13 3 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) Java
2 10 (17.24%) Python
3 3 (5.17%) C#
3 3 (5.17%) SQL
4 1 (1.72%) C++
4 1 (1.72%) Perl
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
4 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.72%) Ruby
4 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.45%) PMP
5 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
1 10 (17.24%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Capita
3 1 (1.72%) Dell
3 1 (1.72%) F5
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.72%) SmartStream
3 1 (1.72%) WSO2