The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Development Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 116 112 105
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 9 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.26% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.27% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £423 £525 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.42% +35.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £448 £415
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +7.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2267 2223 1979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.03% 94.52% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1387 1204 1146
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 103 163
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Development Manager in the job title.

Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Development Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Development Manager across the West Midlands region.

Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Development Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Development Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Development Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Development Manager across the West Midlands region.

Development Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Development Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 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
Coventry - 4 £423 - 6
Birmingham -3 1 £375 - 3
Development Manager
England

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) QA
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Automotive
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation

Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PMP
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
1 1 (7.14%) SAP