The median contractor rate for a Development Manager was £435 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.76% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £435 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £421
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.23 £18.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +51.25% -53.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 368 413 510
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 93.40% 97.41% 97.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 206 278
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 60 49
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.12% -54.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £16.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex that featured Development Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in Essex

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Manager in Essex

Development Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Manager in Essex

Development Manager
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £435 -
Development Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Essex region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 5 (55.56%) Coaching
5 4 (44.44%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (44.44%) Matrix Management
6 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (33.33%) Dependency Management
7 2 (22.22%) Legal
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (22.22%) PMO
8 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
8 1 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (11.11%) People Management
8 1 (11.11%) SDLC
8 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
8 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
8 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
8 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
8 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (11.11%) Line Management
8 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (11.11%) Performance Management

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Local Government
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
3 5 (55.56%) Coaching
3 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) Matrix Management
4 4 (44.44%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (33.33%) Dependency Management
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
6 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
6 1 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft