The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had IT 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
IT Development Manager
UK
Rank 584 591 583
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs requiring an IT Development Manager 7 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.053% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.056% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 7
Median daily rate £456 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £325 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £550 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £375 £550
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -

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%

IT Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured IT Development Manager in the job title.

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 19 January 2017.

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 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT 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 +23 7 £456 -0.81% 8
London +12 5 £594 +29.07%
East of England +7 2 £456 -29.80%
Essex -1 1 £475 -26.92%
Hertfordshire -4 1 £438 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £438 -

IT Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT 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 IT Development Manager in the job title.

1 12 (54.55%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) QA
3 6 (27.27%) Retail
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
4 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) JIRA
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Change Control
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) RAD
6 2 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (9.09%) .NET
6 2 (9.09%) MS Project
6 2 (9.09%) MS Office
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) Legal
7 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (4.55%) Business Development

IT 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 1 (4.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) VersionOne
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Change Control
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) RAD
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.55%) Business Development
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C#
1 2 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Apex Code
2 1 (4.55%) Scala
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter