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 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Manager
Rank 487 443 448
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 158 216 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.40% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 152 137
Median daily rate £500 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £665 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £420 £435
% change year-on-year
+16.13% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £32.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.43% +16.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+48.43% +16.36%

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
51209 54594 53300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33381 34715 32174
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1644 2049 2080
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
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

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 29 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Development Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 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
England -43 156 £500 +14.28% 98
London -30 82 £518 +3.50% 36
South East -12 25 £425 - 22
North West +19 16 £600 +42.85% 9
City of London +14 11 £550 -15.38% 3
East Midlands -6 10 £600 +44.57% 2
Hampshire +11 9 £363 +5.83% 3
Warrington +21 8 £650 +41.30%
Cheshire +15 8 £650 +41.30%
Nottingham -5 8 £500 +20.84% 1
Nottinghamshire -11 8 £500 +20.84% 1
West Yorkshire +7 6 £420 +15.86% 8
South West +6 6 £475 +5.61% 3
Berkshire +4 6 £388 -11.42% 5
Yorkshire -1 6 £420 +5.00% 11
East of England +14 5 £413 +10.00% 10
Manchester -1 5 £525 +36.36% 7
Surrey +3 4 £575 +35.29% 7
Hertfordshire +1 4 £413 -8.33% 2
Bracknell +2 3 £238 -40.62% 1
North East -13 3 £600 -0.82%
West Midlands -43 3 £425 +13.77% 5
Andover - 3 £375 -
Halifax - 3 £375 -
Reading +17 2 £444 -1.33% 3
Leeds +1 2 £420 +15.86% 6
Canary Wharf 0 2 £412 -
West Sussex -5 2 £488 +16.07% 1
Tyne and Wear -29 2 £600 -0.82%
Bristol - 2 £463 - 1

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 172 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (27.38%) .NET
3 90 (25.94%) Project Management
4 86 (24.78%) Java
5 76 (21.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 70 (20.17%) Finance
7 54 (15.56%) SDLC
8 53 (15.27%) Scrum
9 51 (14.70%) Waterfall
10 50 (14.41%) Microsoft
11 34 (9.80%) JIRA
12 33 (9.51%) Continuous Improvement
13 32 (9.22%) PRINCE2
14 31 (8.93%) Retail
15 30 (8.65%) SQL
16 28 (8.07%) JavaScript
16 28 (8.07%) MS Excel
16 28 (8.07%) DevOps
17 27 (7.78%) CRM
18 26 (7.49%) C#
18 26 (7.49%) Coaching
19 25 (7.20%) Line Management
19 25 (7.20%) HTML
19 25 (7.20%) Banking
20 23 (6.63%) Windows
20 23 (6.63%) Dynamics CRM
21 22 (6.34%) Degree
21 22 (6.34%) Oracle
22 21 (6.05%) Unix
22 21 (6.05%) E-Commerce

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 21 (6.05%) Confluence
2 17 (4.90%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.88%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.44%) IIS
6 3 (0.86%) Apache
6 3 (0.86%) CMS
6 3 (0.86%) JBoss
7 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.29%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.29%) Drupal
7 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.29%) SAS
7 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.88%) MS Project
3 8 (2.31%) MS Office
4 4 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (6.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.86%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.29%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.29%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.15%) SaaS
2 2 (0.58%) Office 365
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.58%) Network Security
2 1 (0.29%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.29%) Broadband
2 1 (0.29%) Firewall
2 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.29%) Internet
2 1 (0.29%) Intranet
2 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.29%) LAN
2 1 (0.29%) MVNO
2 1 (0.29%) NFC
2 1 (0.29%) SSL
2 1 (0.29%) VPN
2 1 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.03%) MongoDB
3 6 (1.73%) MySQL
4 5 (1.44%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.86%) Big Data
6 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.58%) MarkLogic
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.29%) QlikView
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (9.80%) JIRA
2 19 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.59%) Bitbucket
4 5 (1.44%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.44%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.58%) JUnit
5 2 (0.58%) Maven
5 2 (0.58%) Mockito
5 2 (0.58%) Selenium
5 2 (0.58%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.29%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.29%) Grunt
6 1 (0.29%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.29%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
General
1 70 (20.17%) Finance
2 31 (8.93%) Retail
3 25 (7.20%) Banking
4 19 (5.48%) Marketing
5 12 (3.46%) Publishing
6 6 (1.73%) Front Office
6 6 (1.73%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.44%) Back Office
8 4 (1.15%) Advertising
8 4 (1.15%) Billing
8 4 (1.15%) Games
8 4 (1.15%) Law
8 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.86%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.58%) Automotive
10 2 (0.58%) Local Government
10 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (27.38%) .NET
2 25 (7.20%) HTML
3 19 (5.48%) XML
4 16 (4.61%) CSS
5 15 (4.32%) J2EE
6 12 (3.46%) JSP
7 9 (2.59%) jQuery
8 7 (2.02%) Hibernate
8 7 (2.02%) Middleware
9 6 (1.73%) Node.js
9 6 (1.73%) Spring
9 6 (1.73%) Web Services
10 4 (1.15%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.15%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.15%) SOAP
10 4 (1.15%) Velocity
11 3 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.86%) HTML5
11 3 (0.86%) LAMP
11 3 (0.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.03%) Computer Science
2 9 (2.59%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.31%) PMI
4 6 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (1.73%) Fintech
4 6 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (1.44%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.44%) User Experience
6 4 (1.15%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.15%) NHS
6 4 (1.15%) Virtual Team
7 3 (0.86%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.86%) e-Learning
7 3 (0.86%) Handset
7 3 (0.86%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.58%) Blog
8 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.58%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.63%) Windows
2 21 (6.05%) Unix
3 9 (2.59%) Linux
4 6 (1.73%) AIX
5 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.58%) Android
6 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.29%) OS/400
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (25.94%) Project Management
3 76 (21.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (15.56%) SDLC
5 53 (15.27%) Scrum
6 51 (14.70%) Waterfall
7 33 (9.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 32 (9.22%) PRINCE2
9 28 (8.07%) DevOps
10 27 (7.78%) CRM
11 26 (7.49%) Coaching
12 25 (7.20%) Line Management
13 21 (6.05%) E-Commerce
14 20 (5.76%) Programme Management
15 19 (5.48%) Software Delivery
16 18 (5.19%) TDD
17 17 (4.90%) Project Planning
17 17 (4.90%) Software Engineering
18 15 (4.32%) Open Source
19 14 (4.03%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (24.78%) Java
2 30 (8.65%) SQL
3 28 (8.07%) JavaScript
4 26 (7.49%) C#
5 15 (4.32%) C
6 14 (4.03%) C++
7 13 (3.75%) Python
8 8 (2.31%) PHP
9 7 (2.02%) Perl
10 6 (1.73%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.44%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.58%) Ruby
12 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.29%) RPG
13 1 (0.29%) VB
13 1 (0.29%) VB6
13 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (6.34%) Degree
2 14 (4.03%) PMP
3 12 (3.46%) PMI Certification
4 11 (3.17%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) APMP
8 1 (0.29%) ISEB
8 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.29%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.46%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) SLA
3 3 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 1 (0.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (0.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Ansible
1 1 (0.29%) Control-M
1 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (14.41%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.34%) Oracle
3 8 (2.31%) SAP
4 7 (2.02%) Murex
4 7 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.15%) ServiceNow
6 3 (0.86%) Capita
7 2 (0.58%) hybris
8 1 (0.29%) Calypso
8 1 (0.29%) Dell
8 1 (0.29%) F5
8 1 (0.29%) Google
8 1 (0.29%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.29%) OpenText
8 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.29%) SmartStream
8 1 (0.29%) Sophis
8 1 (0.29%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.29%) WSO2
8 1 (0.29%) Zend
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