The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Software Development Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 578 581 577
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 55 57 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 28
Median daily rate £525 £423 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.26% -6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £349 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £500 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £67.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.50 - -
Software Development Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47525 49547 47656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31298 32087 29344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1474 1872 1909
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.06 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% +2.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Development Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Software Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Software Development Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Development Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Software Development Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Software Development Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Software Development Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Software Development Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
London -6 21 £500 +25.00% 8
North West +16 8 £650 +41.30% 3
East Midlands 0 7 £550 +15.78% 1
South West +15 5 £476 -3.69% 2
South East 0 5 £494 +12.85% 7
Yorkshire -3 3 £425 +17.24% 6
North East - 3 £600 -
East of England +11 2 £581 +37.98% 1
West Midlands -37 1 £351 +0.14% 1
Software Development Manager
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Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Software 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 England region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 87 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.33%) Java
3 32 (26.02%) Project Management
3 32 (26.02%) SDLC
4 31 (25.20%) Waterfall
4 31 (25.20%) .NET
5 28 (22.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 22 (17.89%) Finance
8 17 (13.82%) DevOps
9 16 (13.01%) JIRA
9 16 (13.01%) Retail
9 16 (13.01%) E-Commerce
9 16 (13.01%) Microsoft
10 15 (12.20%) Software Engineering
10 15 (12.20%) Scrum
10 15 (12.20%) Software Delivery
11 14 (11.38%) Windows
12 13 (10.57%) Unix
12 13 (10.57%) Confluence
12 13 (10.57%) MongoDB
13 12 (9.76%) PRINCE2
13 12 (9.76%) SQL
14 11 (8.94%) HTML
14 11 (8.94%) Oracle
14 11 (8.94%) Python
14 11 (8.94%) Programme Management
14 11 (8.94%) Open Source
14 11 (8.94%) Project Planning
15 10 (8.13%) TDD

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 13 (10.57%) Confluence
2 4 (3.25%) IIS
3 2 (1.63%) Apache
3 2 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.81%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.81%) Drupal
4 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.81%) SAS
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Office
2 2 (1.63%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
1 1 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.57%) MongoDB
2 7 (5.69%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.07%) MySQL
4 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.81%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (13.01%) JIRA
2 9 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.07%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (17.89%) Finance
2 16 (13.01%) Retail
3 9 (7.32%) Publishing
4 8 (6.50%) Banking
5 3 (2.44%) Games
5 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.44%) Law
6 2 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.81%) Back Office
7 1 (0.81%) Front Office
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.20%) .NET
2 11 (8.94%) HTML
3 8 (6.50%) CSS
3 8 (6.50%) XML
4 7 (5.69%) Hibernate
4 7 (5.69%) J2EE
5 6 (4.88%) JSP
5 6 (4.88%) Node.js
6 3 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.44%) LAMP
7 2 (1.63%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.63%) Ext JS
7 2 (1.63%) HTML5
7 2 (1.63%) jQuery
7 2 (1.63%) Symfony
7 2 (1.63%) WCF
8 1 (0.81%) Behat
8 1 (0.81%) Laravel
8 1 (0.81%) REST
8 1 (0.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.88%) PMI
3 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.44%) Fintech
3 3 (2.44%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.63%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.63%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) NHS
5 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.38%) Windows
2 13 (10.57%) Unix
3 5 (4.07%) AIX
4 4 (3.25%) Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.02%) Project Management
2 32 (26.02%) SDLC
3 31 (25.20%) Waterfall
4 28 (22.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (13.82%) DevOps
7 16 (13.01%) E-Commerce
8 15 (12.20%) Scrum
8 15 (12.20%) Software Delivery
8 15 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 12 (9.76%) PRINCE2
10 11 (8.94%) Open Source
10 11 (8.94%) Programme Management
10 11 (8.94%) Project Planning
11 10 (8.13%) TDD
12 8 (6.50%) Change Management
12 8 (6.50%) Load Balancing
12 8 (6.50%) Technical Analysis
13 7 (5.69%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (9.76%) SQL
3 11 (8.94%) Python
4 9 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.50%) C++
6 7 (5.69%) C
6 7 (5.69%) C#
7 6 (4.88%) PHP
8 5 (4.07%) Perl
8 5 (4.07%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (6.50%) Degree
1 8 (6.50%) PMI Certification
2 7 (5.69%) PMP
3 5 (4.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.81%) APMP
5 1 (0.81%) ISEB
5 1 (0.81%) PgMP
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.63%) SLA
4 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (0.81%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Ansible
1 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (13.01%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.94%) Oracle
3 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.81%) SAP
3 1 (0.81%) SmartStream
3 1 (0.81%) Zend
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