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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank 564 553 553
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 67 54 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.10% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 46 29
Median daily rate £550 £445 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.59% -5.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £473
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
Software Development Manager
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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
47342 48948 45494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.84% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31078 31567 28107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1851 1890
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +7 27 £575 +17.34% 13
North West -6 10 £650 +44.44% 5
South West +12 8 £475 +2.70% 1
Yorkshire +6 6 £430 +22.85% 6
South East -14 6 £463 +5.11% 10
East Midlands +2 5 £438 -12.50% 1
North East - 3 £600 - 1
East of England +20 2 £638 +55.48% 2
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Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 82 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (35.77%) Java
3 36 (29.27%) SDLC
4 35 (28.46%) .NET
5 32 (26.02%) Project Management
6 29 (23.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (21.95%) Finance
8 24 (19.51%) Waterfall
9 19 (15.45%) Retail
10 18 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (13.82%) DevOps
11 17 (13.82%) Scrum
11 17 (13.82%) Microsoft
12 16 (13.01%) PRINCE2
13 15 (12.20%) E-Commerce
14 14 (11.38%) Windows
14 14 (11.38%) Software Engineering
15 13 (10.57%) Unix
15 13 (10.57%) SQL
15 13 (10.57%) Coaching
15 13 (10.57%) MongoDB
15 13 (10.57%) JIRA
16 12 (9.76%) Oracle
16 12 (9.76%) JavaScript
16 12 (9.76%) HTML
16 12 (9.76%) TDD
17 11 (8.94%) Banking
17 11 (8.94%) Programme Management
17 11 (8.94%) Python
17 11 (8.94%) PMI Certification

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 10 (8.13%) Confluence
2 5 (4.07%) IIS
3 2 (1.63%) Apache
3 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.81%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.63%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
1 1 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.57%) MongoDB
2 8 (6.50%) 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 Database
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.57%) JIRA
2 7 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.07%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.81%) Subversion
4 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (21.95%) Finance
2 19 (15.45%) Retail
3 11 (8.94%) Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Publishing
5 3 (2.44%) Games
5 3 (2.44%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.46%) .NET
2 12 (9.76%) HTML
3 8 (6.50%) JSP
3 8 (6.50%) XML
4 7 (5.69%) Hibernate
4 7 (5.69%) J2EE
5 6 (4.88%) CSS
5 6 (4.88%) Node.js
6 4 (3.25%) Ext JS
6 4 (3.25%) WCF
7 3 (2.44%) LAMP
8 2 (1.63%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.63%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.63%) JMS
8 2 (1.63%) REST
8 2 (1.63%) SOAP
8 2 (1.63%) Symfony
8 2 (1.63%) Web Services
9 1 (0.81%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.81%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) PMI
2 4 (3.25%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.25%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.44%) Fintech
4 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.63%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.81%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) NHS
5 1 (0.81%) Online Banking
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 82 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.27%) SDLC
3 32 (26.02%) Project Management
4 29 (23.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (19.51%) Waterfall
6 18 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (13.82%) DevOps
7 17 (13.82%) Scrum
8 16 (13.01%) PRINCE2
9 15 (12.20%) E-Commerce
10 14 (11.38%) Software Engineering
11 13 (10.57%) Coaching
12 12 (9.76%) TDD
13 11 (8.94%) Open Source
13 11 (8.94%) Programme Management
13 11 (8.94%) Software Delivery
14 10 (8.13%) Project Planning
15 8 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (6.50%) Load Balancing
15 8 (6.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (35.77%) Java
2 13 (10.57%) SQL
3 12 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.94%) Python
5 8 (6.50%) C++
6 7 (5.69%) C
7 5 (4.07%) C#
7 5 (4.07%) Perl
7 5 (4.07%) PHP
7 5 (4.07%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (8.94%) PMI Certification
2 8 (6.50%) Degree
2 8 (6.50%) PMP
3 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.63%) ISEB
4 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.81%) APMP
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.81%) PgMP
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) SLA
2 3 (2.44%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
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 17 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.76%) Oracle
3 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.81%) IBM
3 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.81%) SmartStream
3 1 (0.81%) Zend
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