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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Manager
UK
Rank 449 427 397
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 143 191 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.40% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 96 140
Median daily rate £485 £468 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.74% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £638 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £441 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £23.75 £56.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £56.00 -
% change year-on-year
-57.58% -

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
42377 48205 48154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.76% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27593 30644 30320
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1752 1913
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 0 134 £500 +6.95% 120
London +21 58 £525 +5.00% 37
South East +25 40 £510 +13.33% 24
Hampshire +18 11 £456 -43.06% 6
East of England +13 11 £421 -23.40% 6
Berkshire +12 9 £550 +19.56% 6
West Midlands -4 9 £423 -19.42% 18
Hook - 9 £456 -
Essex +3 6 £425 -34.61%
Oxfordshire +1 6 £555 +21.64% 3
Yorkshire -8 6 £410 +2.50% 6
North West +24 5 £450 +12.50% 14
Manchester +15 5 £450 +12.50% 11
Scotland +22 4 £325 -38.09% 4
Surrey +11 4 £579 +36.17% 3
Milton Keynes +10 4 £563 +40.62%
Oxford +7 4 £580 +16.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 4 £563 +40.62% 2
Hertfordshire -3 4 £375 -31.81% 4
City of London -8 4 £550 - 11
Coventry - 4 £423 - 5
West Sussex +4 3 £383 -10.00%
Leeds -2 3 £410 +2.50% 3
Kingston Upon Thames -2 3 £446 - 1
West Yorkshire -3 3 £410 +2.50% 4
South Yorkshire - 3 £310 -
Leatherhead +21 2 £608 +2.96% 1
Crawley +12 2 £393 -7.64%
Reading +2 2 £469 -1.31%
East Midlands -24 2 - - 3

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 163 (57.80%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (35.46%) Project Management
3 78 (27.66%) Finance
4 63 (22.34%) Java
5 59 (20.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (17.73%) Scrum
7 48 (17.02%) Waterfall
8 47 (16.67%) .NET
9 39 (13.83%) SDLC
10 33 (11.70%) PRINCE2
11 30 (10.64%) JavaScript
12 29 (10.28%) Microsoft
13 28 (9.93%) JIRA
14 27 (9.57%) Mentoring
15 26 (9.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (9.22%) Web Development
16 25 (8.87%) Software Engineering
16 25 (8.87%) Oracle
17 23 (8.16%) HTML
17 23 (8.16%) Retail
18 22 (7.80%) Coaching
19 21 (7.45%) SQL
19 21 (7.45%) C#
20 20 (7.09%) Banking
20 20 (7.09%) CSS
21 19 (6.74%) Computer Science
22 18 (6.38%) Change Management
23 17 (6.03%) SQL Server
23 17 (6.03%) E-Commerce
23 17 (6.03%) Marketing

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 13 (4.61%) Confluence
2 6 (2.13%) CMS
3 5 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.42%) Apache
4 4 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.06%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.71%) Drupal
6 2 (0.71%) IIS
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.35%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.35%) Mule
7 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.48%) MS Office
3 6 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.06%) MS Project
6 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.84%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.06%) RMDS
4 2 (0.71%) Magento
5 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.35%) HFM
5 1 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.19%) SaaS
2 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.35%) Office 365
3 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.42%) Ethernet
1 4 (1.42%) Internet
1 4 (1.42%) VoIP
1 4 (1.42%) xDSL
2 3 (1.06%) PBX
2 3 (1.06%) SMS
2 3 (1.06%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.35%) Broadband
3 1 (0.35%) NAS
3 1 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (2.13%) MySQL
4 5 (1.77%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.06%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.71%) Big Data
7 2 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.71%) MarkLogic
7 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.35%) dBASE
8 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.35%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (9.93%) JIRA
2 8 (2.84%) JUnit
3 7 (2.48%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.77%) Selenium
6 4 (1.42%) Maven
6 4 (1.42%) Mockito
6 4 (1.42%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.06%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.71%) VersionOne
8 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.35%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.35%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 78 (27.66%) Finance
2 23 (8.16%) Retail
3 20 (7.09%) Banking
4 17 (6.03%) Marketing
5 16 (5.67%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.26%) Publishing
7 10 (3.55%) Advertising
8 8 (2.84%) Manufacturing
9 7 (2.48%) Front Office
10 6 (2.13%) Back Office
10 6 (2.13%) Investment Banking
10 6 (2.13%) Legal
11 5 (1.77%) Games
12 4 (1.42%) Automotive
13 3 (1.06%) Local Government
14 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (16.67%) .NET
2 23 (8.16%) HTML
3 20 (7.09%) CSS
4 12 (4.26%) HTML5
5 11 (3.90%) jQuery
6 9 (3.19%) REST
6 9 (3.19%) Web Services
6 9 (3.19%) XML
7 8 (2.84%) Spring
8 7 (2.48%) Java EE
9 6 (2.13%) JSON
9 6 (2.13%) SOAP
10 5 (1.77%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.77%) CSS3
10 5 (1.77%) Middleware
10 5 (1.77%) Spring MVC
11 4 (1.42%) Dojo
11 4 (1.42%) Java SE
11 4 (1.42%) JDBC
11 4 (1.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.74%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.26%) User Experience
3 9 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.84%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.13%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.77%) Fintech
6 5 (1.77%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.06%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.06%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.06%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.06%) NHS
7 3 (1.06%) PMI
8 2 (0.71%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.35%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.35%) Life Science
9 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.96%) Linux
2 7 (2.48%) Windows
3 6 (2.13%) Unix
4 3 (1.06%) Android
4 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.35%) AIX
5 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.35%) Solaris
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (57.80%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (35.46%) Project Management
3 59 (20.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (17.73%) Scrum
5 48 (17.02%) Waterfall
6 39 (13.83%) SDLC
7 33 (11.70%) PRINCE2
8 27 (9.57%) Mentoring
9 26 (9.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (9.22%) Web Development
10 25 (8.87%) Software Engineering
11 22 (7.80%) Coaching
12 18 (6.38%) Change Management
13 17 (6.03%) E-Commerce
13 17 (6.03%) Software Delivery
14 15 (5.32%) TDD
15 14 (4.96%) Risk Management
16 13 (4.61%) MVC
16 13 (4.61%) Product Management
16 13 (4.61%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 63 (22.34%) Java
2 30 (10.64%) JavaScript
3 21 (7.45%) C#
3 21 (7.45%) SQL
4 6 (2.13%) PHP
5 4 (1.42%) Python
6 3 (1.06%) Scala
6 3 (1.06%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.71%) C++
7 2 (0.71%) Ruby
8 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.35%) Perl
8 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (6.03%) Degree
2 10 (3.55%) PMP
2 10 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (2.48%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.77%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) CIPD
6 1 (0.35%) ISEB
6 1 (0.35%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.32%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.71%) Docker
2 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) Puppet
2 1 (0.35%) Ansible
2 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (10.28%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.87%) Oracle
3 4 (1.42%) Murex
3 4 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (1.42%) SAP
4 3 (1.06%) IBM
4 3 (1.06%) ION Trading
4 3 (1.06%) LANDesk
4 3 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (1.06%) OpenText
4 3 (1.06%) Reuters
4 3 (1.06%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.71%) ATG
5 2 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (0.71%) Google
5 2 (0.71%) HP
5 2 (0.71%) hybris
5 2 (0.71%) Teradata
6 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.35%) Sophis
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