The median contractor rate for a Development Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 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
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 127 139
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12  
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.22% 0.079% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.082% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £395 £351
% change year-on-year -11.44% +12.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £39.25
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 the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2158 2438 2915
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.83% 96.21% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1391 1728
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 193 261
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -1.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £12.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Development Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in the East of England

Development Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Engineer in the East of England

Development Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Engineer in the East of England

Development Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cambridgeshire - 4 - - 5
Essex -12 1 - -
Development Engineer
England

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Bluetooth
3 3 (60.00%) Tcl
3 3 (60.00%) Firmware
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Bugzilla
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (60.00%) Internet of Things
3 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) JSP
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Java EE

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Tcl
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware
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