Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Development Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 22 November 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 83 81
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.29% 0.39% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.41% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 8
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% -29.58%
10th Percentile £398 £368 £410
90th Percentile £498 £533 £492
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £439
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.26% -7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £47.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1010 1226 1148
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 96.61% 96.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 709 750
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £219 £261 £249
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 61 48
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +106.06% +3.13%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.29 £11.10
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Development Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in West Sussex

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Manager in West Sussex

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Development Manager in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Development Manager in West Sussex

Development Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +7 2 £450 +3.45%
Horsham - 1 £450 - 1
Development Manager
South East

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West Sussex region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification