The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Manager
Rank 508 494 433
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -61
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 122 122 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.23% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 81 107
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £723 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £455 £385
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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
54176 52067 49457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.10% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34646 31581 29422
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1992 2012 2139
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Development Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 118 £475 +5.55% 127
London +11 69 £578 +28.33% 39
South East -17 25 £450 -5.26% 32
City of London +21 21 £688 +44.73% 6
Kent - 11 £450 - 1
East Midlands -10 9 £463 -28.84% 8
West Midlands +9 8 £410 +27.13% 17
Nottinghamshire -10 8 £450 -30.76%
Nottingham -2 7 £450 -
Surrey +1 5 £475 - 6
Staffordshire - 4 £388 - 2
Staines - 4 - -
East of England +2 3 £350 +3.70% 6
Scotland -8 3 £450 - 2
South West -9 3 £463 +27.58% 3
Edinburgh -12 3 £450 - 2
Berkshire -4 2 £225 -47.05% 15
Hampshire - 2 £425 - 5
East Sussex +6 1 £550 +19.56% 1
Wiltshire +1 1 £525 +44.82% 1
Hertfordshire 0 1 £450 +33.33% 3
Brighton -2 1 £550 +19.56%
Crawley -11 1 £550 -
West Sussex -19 1 £550 -8.33% 1
Tyne and Wear -25 1 - -
North East -27 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -28 1 £500 +1.52%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £500 - 4
Leicestershire - 1 £500 -

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Development Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Development Manager in their job title.

1 104 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (31.75%) Finance
3 69 (27.38%) .NET
4 60 (23.81%) Project Management
5 52 (20.63%) Banking
6 46 (18.25%) Scrum
7 43 (17.06%) Java
8 41 (16.27%) Microsoft
9 40 (15.87%) C#
10 39 (15.48%) SQL
10 39 (15.48%) SQL Server
11 34 (13.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 33 (13.10%) PRINCE2
13 26 (10.32%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (9.13%) SDLC
15 22 (8.73%) QA
16 21 (8.33%) Investment Banking
16 21 (8.33%) CRM
16 21 (8.33%) HTML
17 19 (7.54%) Waterfall
17 19 (7.54%) Oracle
18 18 (7.14%) ETL
18 18 (7.14%) Management Information System
18 18 (7.14%) Big Data
19 16 (6.35%) SharePoint
19 16 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 15 (5.95%) MS Excel
20 15 (5.95%) CSS
20 15 (5.95%) Hadoop

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Development Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.98%) IIS
5 4 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.19%) Confluence
7 2 (0.79%) Node.js
7 2 (0.79%) JBoss
8 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.40%) Apache
8 1 (0.40%) FileNet
8 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.40%) Drupal
8 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.40%) Liferay
8 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.40%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.40%) Documentum
8 1 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.98%) MS Office
3 4 (1.59%) MS Project
4 3 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.19%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.79%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Maximo
4 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.40%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.40%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (0.40%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.40%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.40%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.79%) SaaS
4 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) GSM
1 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.40%) Intranet
1 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.32%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (7.14%) Big Data
4 16 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (5.95%) Hadoop
6 12 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.38%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.98%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.19%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.19%) QlikView
10 3 (1.19%) MySQL
11 2 (0.79%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.79%) DB2
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.40%) HBase
12 1 (0.40%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.78%) JIRA
3 5 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.79%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.79%) Selenium
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.79%) JMeter
5 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.40%) PROIV
General
1 80 (31.75%) Finance
2 52 (20.63%) Banking
3 21 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.57%) Front Office
5 8 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.17%) Retail
6 5 (1.98%) Publishing
6 5 (1.98%) Law
7 3 (1.19%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.79%) Back Office
8 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.79%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
9 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (27.38%) .NET
2 21 (8.33%) HTML
3 15 (5.95%) CSS
4 14 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 13 (5.16%) AngularJS
6 11 (4.37%) Ionic Framework
6 11 (4.37%) .NET Framework
7 10 (3.97%) PhoneGap
7 10 (3.97%) Apache Cordova
8 8 (3.17%) Kafka
8 8 (3.17%) Apache Avro
8 8 (3.17%) WCF
9 7 (2.78%) Web Services
9 7 (2.78%) Middleware
10 6 (2.38%) HTML5
11 5 (1.98%) WPF
11 5 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (1.59%) Java EE
13 3 (1.19%) jQuery
13 3 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.76%) NHS
3 11 (4.37%) User Experience
4 4 (1.59%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.59%) Digital Media
4 4 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.59%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.19%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.19%) Market Risk
5 3 (1.19%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.79%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.79%) Social Media
6 2 (0.79%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.79%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.40%) DataPower
7 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.40%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.76%) Windows
2 6 (2.38%) Linux
3 5 (1.98%) UNIX
4 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.79%) Android
6 1 (0.40%) Solaris
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (23.81%) Project Management
3 46 (18.25%) Scrum
4 34 (13.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (13.10%) PRINCE2
6 26 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (9.13%) SDLC
8 21 (8.33%) CRM
9 19 (7.54%) Waterfall
10 18 (7.14%) ETL
11 14 (5.56%) Line Management
12 13 (5.16%) Coaching
13 12 (4.76%) ITIL
13 12 (4.76%) TDD
14 11 (4.37%) Web Development
14 11 (4.37%) Service Delivery
14 11 (4.37%) MVC
15 10 (3.97%) Risk Management
15 10 (3.97%) OO
15 10 (3.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.06%) Java
2 40 (15.87%) C#
3 39 (15.48%) SQL
4 14 (5.56%) Scala
5 7 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 7 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 7 (2.78%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.98%) VB
7 4 (1.59%) Ruby
7 4 (1.59%) PHP
7 4 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.59%) COBOL
8 3 (1.19%) ABAP
8 3 (1.19%) VBA
9 2 (0.79%) Python
9 2 (0.79%) C
9 2 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.40%) Perl
10 1 (0.40%) Progress 4GL
10 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (5.16%) Degree
2 6 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (1.59%) PMP
3 4 (1.59%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.73%) QA
2 7 (2.78%) MiFID
3 4 (1.59%) EMIR
4 2 (0.79%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.79%) SLA
5 1 (0.40%) Basel III
System Software
1 4 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.40%) vCloud
3 1 (0.40%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) Oozie
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (16.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.54%) Oracle
3 10 (3.97%) SAP
4 4 (1.59%) Informatica
4 4 (1.59%) VMware
5 3 (1.19%) Cognos
5 3 (1.19%) Splunk
5 3 (1.19%) MapR
6 2 (0.79%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.79%) IBM
6 2 (0.79%) HP
6 2 (0.79%) Northgate
6 2 (0.79%) Capita
6 2 (0.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.40%) Hummingbird
7 1 (0.40%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.40%) Teradata
7 1 (0.40%) Lotus
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
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