The median contractor rate for a Development Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 30 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.

Development Manager
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 67 57
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.19% 0.48% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.50% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +11.30% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.23 £40.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year -32.36% -10.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 514 602 496
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.35% 97.10% 95.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 362 311
Median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 36
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.40 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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
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 3 months to 30 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
Crawley +9 1 - -
Development Manager
South East

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) CA Gen
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) CA Gen
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle