The median contractor rate for a Development Manager was £510 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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 / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 239 220
Rank change year-on-year +12 -19  
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 28 31 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.36% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 33
Median daily rate £510 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £350 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £590 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £414
% change year-on-year - +8.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7336 8545 8844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.60% 95.02% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4290 5092 5052
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 318 386 418
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.62 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.24% +21.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in the South East

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Manager in the South East

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Development Manager in the South East

Development Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Manager in the South East

Development Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Berkshire +28 9 £438 +26.35% 9
Oxfordshire +2 8 £563 +25.00% 2
Hampshire +6 6 £425 +13.33% 4
Surrey +9 3 £525 -12.50% 3
Buckinghamshire -24 2 - - 2
Development Manager
England

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 42 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.14%) Scrum
3 18 (25.71%) Finance
4 17 (24.29%) Project Management
5 13 (18.57%) Java
6 12 (17.14%) TDD
7 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.43%) .NET
10 7 (10.00%) Scala
10 7 (10.00%) Big Data
10 7 (10.00%) Line Management
10 7 (10.00%) SDLC
10 7 (10.00%) JIRA
10 7 (10.00%) Oracle
10 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
11 6 (8.57%) C#
11 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (8.57%) DevOps
12 5 (7.14%) Apache Spark
12 5 (7.14%) Unit Testing
12 5 (7.14%) Product Management
12 5 (7.14%) Retail
12 5 (7.14%) Subversion
12 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
12 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
12 5 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
12 5 (7.14%) SOA

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.86%) Apache
2 2 (2.86%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.86%) nginx
2 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.43%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) SaaS
2 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.43%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.86%) VoIP
1 2 (2.86%) xDSL
2 1 (1.43%) PBX
2 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) Big Data
3 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.29%) Pentaho
3 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) JIRA
2 5 (7.14%) Subversion
3 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.29%) TestDirector
5 2 (2.86%) Gradle
5 2 (2.86%) Selenium
6 1 (1.43%) CA Gen
6 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.43%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.43%) Redmine
6 1 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (25.71%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.14%) Retail
4 4 (5.71%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Back Office
5 1 (1.43%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Local Government
5 1 (1.43%) Military
5 1 (1.43%) Publishing
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) .NET
2 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.29%) Middleware
2 3 (4.29%) Web Services
2 3 (4.29%) WPF
3 2 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (2.86%) HTML
3 2 (2.86%) Kafka
3 2 (2.86%) Velocity
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.43%) J2EE
4 1 (1.43%) Node.js
4 1 (1.43%) OAuth
4 1 (1.43%) React
4 1 (1.43%) RESTful
4 1 (1.43%) SOAP
4 1 (1.43%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.43%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) AS400
1 4 (5.71%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.29%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.86%) Linked Data
3 2 (2.86%) PMI
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.43%) NHS
4 1 (1.43%) User Experience
4 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Linux
1 1 (1.43%) Solaris
1 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.14%) Scrum
3 17 (24.29%) Project Management
4 12 (17.14%) TDD
5 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.00%) Line Management
7 7 (10.00%) SDLC
8 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.57%) DevOps
8 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (7.14%) Product Management
9 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 5 (7.14%) SOA
9 5 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.71%) Software Delivery
10 4 (5.71%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) Java
2 7 (10.00%) Scala
3 6 (8.57%) C#
4 4 (5.71%) Python
5 3 (4.29%) SQL
6 2 (2.86%) PHP
7 1 (1.43%) C++
7 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.43%) LINC
7 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) PMP
2 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (4.29%) Jaspersoft
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.86%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.43%) Apigee
4 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.43%) CA
4 1 (1.43%) Elastic Path
4 1 (1.43%) HP
4 1 (1.43%) IBM
4 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.43%) SAP
4 1 (1.43%) webMethods
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