The median contractor rate for a Development Manager was £558 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 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 Manager
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 371 352 348
Rank change year-on-year -19 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 53 75 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 62 64
Median daily rate £558 £513 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.78% -4.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £414
% change year-on-year - +8.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year - -35.48%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19752 20748 21808
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.27% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14071 15056 15231
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 228 364
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -8.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in London

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Manager in London

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Development Manager in London

Development Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Manager in London

Development Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London -20 3 £565 +41.25% 14
Docklands, London - 2 £613 -
Wimbledon - 1 £550 -
Development Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 London region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 72 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (35.45%) Finance
3 35 (31.82%) Java
4 23 (20.91%) Project Management
5 21 (19.09%) .NET
6 19 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (15.45%) Banking
7 17 (15.45%) Oracle
7 17 (15.45%) Change Management
7 17 (15.45%) Mentoring
8 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
9 15 (13.64%) Fixed Income
10 14 (12.73%) Electronic Trading
11 13 (11.82%) Scrum
11 13 (11.82%) JavaScript
11 13 (11.82%) Reuters
12 12 (10.91%) JUnit
12 12 (10.91%) Linux
12 12 (10.91%) Workflow
13 11 (10.00%) Retail
13 11 (10.00%) ION Trading
13 11 (10.00%) RMDS
13 11 (10.00%) Software Engineering
13 11 (10.00%) TIBCO
13 11 (10.00%) Rendezvous
13 11 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
13 11 (10.00%) Multithreading
14 10 (9.09%) DevOps
14 10 (9.09%) C#
14 10 (9.09%) Fintech

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (8.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (5.45%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.55%) Confluence
4 4 (3.64%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.73%) CMS
6 2 (1.82%) Apache
6 2 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.64%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.91%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (10.00%) RMDS
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.82%) GitHub
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) Extranet
1 1 (0.91%) HTTP
1 1 (0.91%) Internet
1 1 (0.91%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.55%) Big Data
2 5 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.82%) Blockchain
4 2 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.91%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.91%) Power BI
5 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (10.91%) JUnit
2 9 (8.18%) JIRA
3 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.82%) Subversion
5 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.91%) Maven
5 1 (0.91%) NUnit
5 1 (0.91%) PowerBuilder
General
1 39 (35.45%) Finance
2 17 (15.45%) Banking
3 11 (10.00%) Retail
4 7 (6.36%) Front Office
5 6 (5.45%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.73%) Publishing
7 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.91%) Games
8 1 (0.91%) Law
8 1 (0.91%) Legal
8 1 (0.91%) Local Government
8 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.09%) .NET
2 11 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (10.00%) Rendezvous
3 4 (3.64%) HTML
4 3 (2.73%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.73%) JSON
4 3 (2.73%) Lucene
4 3 (2.73%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (2.73%) WPF
5 2 (1.82%) Akka
5 2 (1.82%) Angular 2
5 2 (1.82%) D3.js
5 2 (1.82%) HTML5
5 2 (1.82%) Kafka
5 2 (1.82%) Play Framework
5 2 (1.82%) Web Services
6 1 (0.91%) CSS
6 1 (0.91%) React
6 1 (0.91%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Fixed Income
2 10 (9.09%) Fintech
3 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.73%) Equities
5 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.73%) PMI
5 3 (2.73%) Tandem
6 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.91%) FMCG
6 1 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.91%) PDA
6 1 (0.91%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.91%) User Experience
6 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.91%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.91%) Linux
2 3 (2.73%) Android
2 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.91%) Project Management
3 19 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (15.45%) Change Management
4 17 (15.45%) Mentoring
5 14 (12.73%) Electronic Trading
6 13 (11.82%) Scrum
7 12 (10.91%) Workflow
8 11 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 11 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 10 (9.09%) DevOps
10 9 (8.18%) Analytics
11 8 (7.27%) SDLC
11 8 (7.27%) Software Delivery
11 8 (7.27%) Waterfall
12 6 (5.45%) Asset Management
12 6 (5.45%) Coaching
12 6 (5.45%) MVC
13 5 (4.55%) PRINCE2
13 5 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.82%) Java
2 13 (11.82%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.09%) C#
4 5 (4.55%) Python
4 5 (4.55%) Scala
5 3 (2.73%) Ruby
5 3 (2.73%) SPARQL
6 2 (1.82%) PHP
6 2 (1.82%) SQL
7 1 (0.91%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (2.73%) Degree
1 3 (2.73%) PMI Certification
1 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.91%) PMP
3 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.82%) ISO 14001
1 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.82%) PMO
1 2 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) MiFID
2 1 (0.91%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (15.45%) Oracle
2 13 (11.82%) Reuters
3 11 (10.00%) ION Trading
3 11 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.73%) GUPTA
5 3 (2.73%) Progress
6 2 (1.82%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.82%) IBM
6 2 (1.82%) SAP
6 2 (1.82%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.91%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.91%) Google
7 1 (0.91%) Informatica
7 1 (0.91%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.91%) Netezza
7 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
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