The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Manager
Rank 440 371 451
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +80
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 142 208 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.41% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.45% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 131 87
Average daily rate
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£489 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.61% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £749 £620 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £26.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.23%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48693 46426 52919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.61% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29668 27020 29360
Average daily rate £395 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2159 2630
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 -54 135 £488 +8.33% 104
London -46 59 £588 +11.90% 38
South East -9 37 £475 +12.42% 27
Milton Keynes +16 20 £490 +22.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 20 £490 +26.45% 1
City of London +5 16 £563 +2.27% 15
East Midlands +4 10 £550 - 6
West Midlands -7 8 £340 - 7
Nottinghamshire +17 7 £556 - 1
East of England -14 7 £375 -10.71% 14
Berkshire -5 6 £475 -2.56% 15
Nottingham +8 5 £456 -
Hertfordshire 0 5 £338 -20.58% 3
South West -42 5 £369 -9.50% 3
North West -10 4 £361 -23.94% 7
Oxfordshire +5 3 £500 +150.00% 1
Watford -4 3 - -
Wiltshire -11 3 £363 - 2
Slough - 3 £475 - 2
Crawley +6 2 - -
Manchester +2 2 - - 2
Yorkshire -2 2 £425 +25.92% 3
West Sussex -2 2 - -
Surrey -3 2 - - 5
Cambridgeshire -9 2 £375 -9.63% 9
Wales -26 2 - - 2
Tyne and Wear - 2 £413 -
North East - 2 £413 -
Salisbury - 2 £363 -
East Sussex - 2 £460 - 3

Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 85 (29.62%) .NET
2 76 (26.48%) Oracle
3 74 (25.78%) Finance
4 64 (22.30%) Scrum
5 61 (21.25%) Java
6 59 (20.56%) SQL
7 55 (19.16%) C#
8 49 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (16.38%) Project Management
10 45 (15.68%) PRINCE2
11 43 (14.98%) ASP.NET
12 38 (13.24%) MVC
13 36 (12.54%) E-Commerce
13 36 (12.54%) Microsoft
14 35 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (10.45%) Web Development
16 29 (10.10%) TDD
16 29 (10.10%) SOA
16 29 (10.10%) Solaris
16 29 (10.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 28 (9.76%) Banking
17 28 (9.76%) Waterfall
18 27 (9.41%) Front Office
19 25 (8.71%) Risk Management
19 25 (8.71%) Business Development
20 24 (8.36%) Linux
20 24 (8.36%) 29West
20 24 (8.36%) ASP.NET MVC
21 23 (8.01%) BDD
21 23 (8.01%) RMDS

Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 23 (8.01%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (2.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.39%) SAS
4 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.70%) CMS
5 2 (0.70%) CICS
5 2 (0.70%) Liferay
6 1 (0.35%) Confluence
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.35%) Lync
6 1 (0.35%) Node.js
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.35%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.35%) Drupal
6 1 (0.35%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.35%) Apache
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (4.53%) MS Office
2 12 (4.18%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.09%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.39%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.35%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 23 (8.01%) RMDS
2 11 (3.83%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.35%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.35%) Magento
4 1 (0.35%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.83%) SaaS
2 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.05%) Office 365
4 1 (0.35%) Gitorious
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.09%) Internet
2 2 (0.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.14%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (2.44%) Couchbase
4 6 (2.09%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.39%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (1.39%) Big Data
6 4 (1.39%) DB2
7 3 (1.05%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.70%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (2.44%) JIRA
2 5 (1.74%) Maven
3 4 (1.39%) NUnit
4 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.05%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.70%) Selenium
5 2 (0.70%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.70%) Subversion
5 2 (0.70%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.35%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.35%) Hudson
6 1 (0.35%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.35%) FindBugs
6 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.35%) dotCover
6 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 74 (25.78%) Finance
2 28 (9.76%) Banking
3 27 (9.41%) Front Office
4 17 (5.92%) Marketing
5 12 (4.18%) Back Office
6 11 (3.83%) Investment Banking
7 9 (3.14%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.44%) Retail
8 7 (2.44%) Advertising
8 7 (2.44%) Legal
9 5 (1.74%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.39%) Electronics
10 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.39%) Publishing
10 4 (1.39%) Local Government
10 4 (1.39%) German Language
10 4 (1.39%) Spanish Language
11 3 (1.05%) Games
12 1 (0.35%) Billing
12 1 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (29.62%) .NET
2 43 (14.98%) ASP.NET
3 24 (8.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (3.48%) Web Services
5 9 (3.14%) HTML
5 9 (3.14%) .NET Framework
6 7 (2.44%) Spring
7 6 (2.09%) WCF
7 6 (2.09%) HTML5
7 6 (2.09%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (2.09%) J2EE
8 4 (1.39%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (1.05%) jQuery
9 3 (1.05%) Middleware
9 3 (1.05%) COM
10 2 (0.70%) XML
10 2 (0.70%) LAMP
10 2 (0.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 17 (5.92%) N-Tier
2 17 (5.92%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.09%) Open Source
5 4 (1.39%) DTV
6 3 (1.05%) NHS
6 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.05%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.05%) Market Risk
6 3 (1.05%) iSeries
7 2 (0.70%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.70%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.70%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.70%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (0.70%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.35%) Equities
8 1 (0.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.10%) Solaris
2 24 (8.36%) Linux
3 11 (3.83%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.14%) Android
5 8 (2.79%) UNIX
6 5 (1.74%) Windows
7 1 (0.35%) AIX
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (22.30%) Scrum
2 49 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (16.38%) Project Management
4 45 (15.68%) PRINCE2
5 38 (13.24%) MVC
6 36 (12.54%) E-Commerce
7 35 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (10.45%) Web Development
9 29 (10.10%) TDD
9 29 (10.10%) SOA
10 28 (9.76%) Waterfall
11 25 (8.71%) Risk Management
11 25 (8.71%) Business Development
12 23 (8.01%) BDD
13 22 (7.67%) Low Latency
14 21 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (6.97%) OO
16 19 (6.62%) ITIL
16 19 (6.62%) Matrix Management
16 19 (6.62%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 61 (21.25%) Java
2 59 (20.56%) SQL
3 55 (19.16%) C#
4 18 (6.27%) PL/SQL
5 8 (2.79%) PHP
6 6 (2.09%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.74%) VB
7 5 (1.74%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.39%) C++
9 3 (1.05%) COBOL
9 3 (1.05%) Ruby
10 1 (0.35%) VBA
10 1 (0.35%) Python
10 1 (0.35%) Perl
10 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (4.88%) Degree
2 11 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.74%) PMP
4 5 (1.74%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.39%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.23%) QA
2 7 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 76 (26.48%) Oracle
2 36 (12.54%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.36%) 29West
4 10 (3.48%) SAP
5 4 (1.39%) IBM
6 2 (0.70%) Apple
6 2 (0.70%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.70%) Remedy
7 1 (0.35%) Perforce
7 1 (0.35%) Teradata
7 1 (0.35%) Google
7 1 (0.35%) Planview
7 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.35%) hybris
7 1 (0.35%) Mercator
7 1 (0.35%) Reuters
7 1 (0.35%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.35%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) Cognos
7 1 (0.35%) Sybase
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