The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 66 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 9 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.96% 0.16% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.17% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £475 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.53% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.00%
Software Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
903 1185 1230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.17% 96.97% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 600 708
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 68
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £42.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Software Manager in the job title.

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Manager across the Buckinghamshire region.

Software Manager Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Manager across the Buckinghamshire region.

Software Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Manager
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes - 9 £475 -
Software Manager
South East

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Software 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) Retail
2 10 (71.43%) DevOps
3 9 (64.29%) Python
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 8 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
5 7 (50.00%) Software Delivery
5 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (21.43%) Software Licensing
8 3 (21.43%) Software Audit
8 3 (21.43%) SDLC
8 3 (21.43%) Citrix
8 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 3 (21.43%) VMware
9 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (14.29%) Project Management
9 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (14.29%) Microservices
9 2 (14.29%) Docker
10 1 (7.14%) Mentoring

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Licensing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps
1 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 8 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 8 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Software Asset Management
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Software Audit
6 3 (21.43%) Software Licensing
7 2 (14.29%) Microservices
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
8 1 (7.14%) ETL
8 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) VMware