The median contractor rate for a Development Engineer was £781 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 87 100 94
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.18% 0.24% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £781 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £338 £200
% change year-on-year +21.48% +68.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -1.87% +35.59%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1067 1227 1334
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.09% 96.54% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 798 720
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 104 58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.84% +71.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.03 £52.63 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in Surrey

Development Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Engineer in Surrey

Development Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Engineer in Surrey

Development Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £781 -
Development Engineer
South East

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Surrey region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase