The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Development Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Specialist
Rank - 261 244
Contract jobs requiring a Development Specialist 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.011% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £293 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.34% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Development Specialist
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
8507 8823 8526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.76% 94.98% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5075 5046 4617
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 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 418 441
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Development Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Development Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Development Specialist
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 Specialist across the South East region.

Development Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Development Specialist
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 Specialist across the South East region.

Development Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Development Specialist Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Development Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team

Development Specialist 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Improvement