The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Development Manager 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 Manager
Rank 468 439 415
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 179 200 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.36% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.38% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 147 137
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £650 £760
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £414 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -8.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £38.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
-35.48% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51013 52259 50243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33240 32883 30807
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1530 1985 2033
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Development Manager in the job title.

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Development Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Development Manager within the UK.

Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Development Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Development Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Development Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Development Manager within the UK.

Development Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Development Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
England -17 170 £475 +5.55% 139
London -17 75 £513 -4.65% 48
South East -20 30 £450 - 25
City of London +31 22 £400 -21.56% 9
Yorkshire 0 15 £428 +5.55% 15
North West -2 14 £600 +71.42% 16
West Yorkshire -5 14 £428 +6.87% 10
East of England +19 13 £488 +39.28% 13
East Midlands +4 11 £450 +12.50% 3
Hampshire +17 10 £375 -5.89% 8
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £475 +5.55% 1
Milton Keynes +8 9 £475 +5.55%
Cheshire +9 7 £650 - 2
Leeds -7 7 £400 - 6
Northamptonshire - 7 £450 -
Warrington - 7 £650 -
South West +3 6 £330 -24.57% 4
Manchester -14 6 £500 +25.00% 10
Scotland -22 6 £420 -1.17%
West Midlands -35 6 £513 +28.18% 13
Northampton - 6 £463 -
Suffolk -1 5 £463 +32.14%
Berkshire -7 5 £346 -22.62% 4
Halifax - 5 £430 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £575 - 2
Warwick -2 4 £525 +50.00%
Warwickshire -4 4 £525 +50.00%
Aldershot +10 3 - -
Edinburgh -15 3 £425 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £295 -

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 183 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (30.19%) Project Management
3 99 (26.68%) .NET
4 80 (21.56%) Java
5 79 (21.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 76 (20.49%) Finance
7 55 (14.82%) SDLC
8 54 (14.56%) Scrum
9 52 (14.02%) PRINCE2
10 48 (12.94%) Microsoft
11 38 (10.24%) Waterfall
12 36 (9.70%) SQL
13 28 (7.55%) HTML
13 28 (7.55%) Retail
14 27 (7.28%) C#
14 27 (7.28%) JavaScript
14 27 (7.28%) JIRA
14 27 (7.28%) DevOps
15 24 (6.47%) Banking
16 23 (6.20%) Windows
17 22 (5.93%) MS Excel
17 22 (5.93%) E-Commerce
17 22 (5.93%) SQL Server
17 22 (5.93%) TDD
17 22 (5.93%) Programme Management
17 22 (5.93%) Coaching
18 21 (5.66%) Degree
18 21 (5.66%) Unix
19 20 (5.39%) Oracle
19 20 (5.39%) Software Engineering

Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 19 (5.12%) Confluence
2 8 (2.16%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.89%) IIS
4 4 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.81%) CMS
5 3 (0.81%) JBoss
5 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.27%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.27%) SAS
7 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.31%) MS Project
3 6 (1.62%) MS Office
4 3 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.81%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.54%) Maximo
5 1 (0.27%) Global One
5 1 (0.27%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.27%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (1.62%) SaaS
2 5 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.54%) GitHub
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) Google Play
4 1 (0.27%) IaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.08%) LAN
1 4 (1.08%) WAN
2 3 (0.81%) MVNO
3 2 (0.54%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.27%) Firewall
4 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.27%) Network Security
4 1 (0.27%) SSL
4 1 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.81%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.81%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.54%) Big Data
5 2 (0.54%) MarkLogic
5 2 (0.54%) MySQL
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.27%) Redis
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.27%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.27%) UniData
Development Applications
1 27 (7.28%) JIRA
2 12 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.43%) Bitbucket
4 5 (1.35%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.54%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.54%) Subversion
6 1 (0.27%) Grunt
6 1 (0.27%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.27%) JIRA Agile
General
1 76 (20.49%) Finance
2 28 (7.55%) Retail
3 24 (6.47%) Banking
4 11 (2.96%) Marketing
5 9 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.35%) Billing
7 5 (1.35%) Games
8 4 (1.08%) Automotive
8 4 (1.08%) Law
8 4 (1.08%) Legal
8 4 (1.08%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.08%) Publishing
9 3 (0.81%) Advertising
10 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Front Office
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (26.68%) .NET
2 28 (7.55%) HTML
3 16 (4.31%) XML
4 15 (4.04%) CSS
5 14 (3.77%) J2EE
5 14 (3.77%) JSP
6 7 (1.89%) Hibernate
6 7 (1.89%) Web Services
7 5 (1.35%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.35%) HTML5
7 5 (1.35%) jQuery
7 5 (1.35%) Middleware
7 5 (1.35%) Velocity
8 4 (1.08%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.08%) Ext JS
8 4 (1.08%) Node.js
8 4 (1.08%) SOAP
8 4 (1.08%) Spring
8 4 (1.08%) WCF
9 3 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (2.70%) PMI
2 7 (1.89%) Computer Science
2 7 (1.89%) Mobile App
2 7 (1.89%) NHS
3 6 (1.62%) Fintech
3 6 (1.62%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.08%) Chip and PIN
5 4 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.08%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.08%) Handset
5 4 (1.08%) User Experience
5 4 (1.08%) Virtual Team
6 3 (0.81%) Data Centre
6 3 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (0.81%) Mathematics
6 3 (0.81%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.54%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.20%) Windows
2 21 (5.66%) Unix
3 5 (1.35%) AIX
3 5 (1.35%) Linux
4 4 (1.08%) Android
4 4 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.27%) OS/400
5 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Solaris
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (30.19%) Project Management
3 79 (21.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (14.82%) SDLC
5 54 (14.56%) Scrum
6 52 (14.02%) PRINCE2
7 38 (10.24%) Waterfall
8 27 (7.28%) DevOps
9 22 (5.93%) Coaching
9 22 (5.93%) E-Commerce
9 22 (5.93%) Programme Management
9 22 (5.93%) TDD
10 20 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (5.39%) Software Engineering
11 18 (4.85%) Change Management
11 18 (4.85%) Line Management
12 17 (4.58%) CRM
12 17 (4.58%) Mentoring
12 17 (4.58%) Software Delivery
12 17 (4.58%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (21.56%) Java
2 36 (9.70%) SQL
3 27 (7.28%) C#
3 27 (7.28%) JavaScript
4 16 (4.31%) C
5 14 (3.77%) C++
6 11 (2.96%) Python
7 8 (2.16%) Perl
8 6 (1.62%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.81%) Apex Code
9 3 (0.81%) PHP
9 3 (0.81%) Ruby
10 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.54%) VB
11 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.27%) RPG
11 1 (0.27%) SOQL
11 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (5.66%) Degree
2 16 (4.31%) PMI Certification
2 16 (4.31%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.77%) PMP
4 12 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (1.89%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.08%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.54%) APMP
7 2 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.54%) ISEB
8 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.27%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.77%) QA
2 7 (1.89%) SLA
3 3 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.54%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) Control-M
1 2 (0.54%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) Ansible
2 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.39%) Oracle
3 9 (2.43%) SAP
4 5 (1.35%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.81%) Capita
6 3 (0.81%) hybris
6 3 (0.81%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.54%) Google
7 2 (0.54%) Murex
7 2 (0.54%) Pega
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe
8 1 (0.27%) Apple
8 1 (0.27%) Dell
8 1 (0.27%) IBM
8 1 (0.27%) Informatica
8 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.27%) SunGard
8 1 (0.27%) Sybase
8 1 (0.27%) TIBCO
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