The median contractor rate for a Development Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 28 June 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 Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 - 76
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.68% - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £352
% change year-on-year -3.22% +10.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -1.31% -2.56%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 548 562 754
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.57% 94.45% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 980 1220 2002
Median daily rate £340 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £143 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £519 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 95 315
Median hourly rate £18.96 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.05% +52.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.85 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.75 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Development Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Development Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Development Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cambridge - 4 - - 6
Development Engineer
East of England

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Development Engineer 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (75.00%) Tcl
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (75.00%) Internet of Things
2 3 (75.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Tcl
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago