Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Development Manager was £495 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Development Manager
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 160 164
Rank change year-on-year +21 +4 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 23 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.57% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 8
Berkshire median daily rate £495 £482 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.80% +10.37% -8.16%
10th Percentile £383 £306 £314
90th Percentile £634 £650 £553
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £439
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.26% -7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £67.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £47.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3723 3928 4649
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.97% 92.27% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1972 2127 2520
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £250 £229 £213
90th Percentile £588 £569 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 184 242
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.15 £43.28 £46.62
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.56 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.95% +5.70% +15.63%

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Development Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in Berkshire

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Manager in Berkshire

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Development Manager in Berkshire

Development Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Manager in Berkshire

Development Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +6 4 £495 +2.80%
Slough - 4 £494 -
Maidenhead -8 2 - -
Bracknell 0 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Development Manager
South East

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Berkshire region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
4 7 (30.43%) Smartphone
5 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.04%) .NET
8 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 3 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (13.04%) JIRA
9 2 (8.70%) Marketing
9 2 (8.70%) HFM
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (8.70%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (8.70%) Pentaho
9 2 (8.70%) Big Data
9 2 (8.70%) BDD
9 2 (8.70%) Master Data Management
9 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (8.70%) DevOps
9 2 (8.70%) Mentoring

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache TomEE
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) HFM
1 2 (8.70%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.35%) Google Compute Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) Essbase
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (8.70%) Pentaho
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) FishEye
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (4.35%) jMock
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Mockito
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) EJB
3 1 (4.35%) Facelets
3 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) Java EE
3 1 (4.35%) JPA
3 1 (4.35%) JSF
3 1 (4.35%) JSP
3 1 (4.35%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) RichFaces
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) Vaadin
3 1 (4.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Smartphone
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
5 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (8.70%) Data Management
7 2 (8.70%) DevOps
7 2 (8.70%) ETL
7 2 (8.70%) Master Data Management
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C#
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) C++
2 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.35%) PMP
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Hyperion
3 1 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat