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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Development Manager
Rank 611 632 625
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs requiring an IT Development Manager 9 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.045% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.048% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 9
Median daily rate £438 £389 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.54% -18.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £543 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 13 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 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 9 £438 +8.69% 9
London -20 5 £494 +11.58% 1
East Midlands -8 2 £383 +17.69%
Nottingham -6 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -9 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £488 -
South East - 1 £488 -
East of England - 1 £263 - 1
Gatwick - 1 £488 -
Derbyshire - 1 £383 -
Peterborough - 1 £263 -
Derby - 1 £383 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £263 -

IT Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 11 (57.89%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) QA
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
4 4 (21.05%) Retail
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 2 (10.53%) JIRA
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) MS Project
6 2 (10.53%) MS Office
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Back Office
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.26%) Service Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery

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 (5.26%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) VersionOne
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Qualitative Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) RAD
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Scala
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com