The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Development Manager
Rank 599 600 568
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -32
Contract jobs requiring an IT Development Manager 27 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.023% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.025% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 8
Average daily rate £450 £438 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £319 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £425 £550
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -

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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Development Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

IT Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IT Development Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Development Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

IT Development Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IT Development Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IT Development Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IT Development Manager
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Development Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 25 £460 +5.14% 5
London +11 7 £493 +9.44% 3
East Midlands - 6 £525 - 1
West Yorkshire -7 5 £313 -43.18%
Yorkshire -18 5 £313 -43.18%
Leeds - 5 £313 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
Nottingham - 4 - -
Midlands - 3 - -
East of England - 2 £650 -
South East +17 1 £430 - 1
South West +5 1 £450 +80.00%
Wiltshire -4 1 £450 +80.00%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £430 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £550 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £500 -
Swindon - 1 £450 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £430 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £500 -
Essex - 1 £650 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

IT Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Development Manager in their job title.

1 20 (43.48%) Project Management
2 15 (32.61%) QA
3 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) Finance
4 10 (21.74%) Project Planning
4 10 (21.74%) Chip and PIN
5 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
5 9 (19.57%) Retail
5 9 (19.57%) SDLC
6 8 (17.39%) Degree
7 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (13.04%) Banking
7 6 (13.04%) Windows
8 5 (10.87%) .NET
8 5 (10.87%) SAP
8 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
8 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (8.70%) Project Governance
9 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.70%) Scrum
9 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
10 3 (6.52%) VBA
10 3 (6.52%) MS Project
10 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
10 3 (6.52%) Back Office
10 3 (6.52%) Fintech
10 3 (6.52%) Release Management

IT Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Project
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Markit EDM
1 1 (2.17%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Retail
3 6 (13.04%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Back Office
5 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Chip and PIN
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.52%) Fintech
5 2 (4.35%) Data Extraction
5 2 (4.35%) EPoS
6 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Project Management
2 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) Project Planning
4 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
4 9 (19.57%) SDLC
5 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) Project Governance
7 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.52%) Release Management
9 2 (4.35%) Coaching
9 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.35%) Financial Modelling
9 2 (4.35%) Line Management
9 2 (4.35%) Software Delivery
9 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
1 3 (6.52%) VBA
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) APMP
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.17%) PMP
2 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (32.61%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) SAP
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) BI-SAM
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco
3 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.17%) Vermilion