The median contractor rate for a Development Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 89 86
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 5 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.37% 1.17% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 1.22% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 19
Median daily rate £463 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.62% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £280 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £430
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 Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1298 1890 1750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.87% 96.48% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 1292 1094
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 68 90
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £8.75 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
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 Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in West Yorkshire

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Manager in West Yorkshire

Development Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Leeds -4 5 £463 +15.62% 9
Development Manager
Yorkshire

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

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 Yorkshire region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Product Management
4 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Play Framework
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Scala
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Django
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Guice

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) Django
1 1 (14.29%) Guice
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) Play Framework
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Product Management
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
1 1 (14.29%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google