The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Development Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Manager
Rank 535 514 487
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 21 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.076% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.082% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 11
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£400 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £470 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
44116 42764 38322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.52% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27497 25733 22352
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £565 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1713 1858 2142
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Development Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 5 £350 -
South East -32 4 £413 +26.92% 7
East of England +5 3 £358 +19.16% 3
London +3 3 £546 +45.60% 5
North East - 3 £325 -
North West - 2 £850 -
Yorkshire -8 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £500 - 3
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Software Development Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Software Development Manager in their job title.

1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Project Management
2 12 (27.91%) .NET
3 11 (25.58%) Java
3 11 (25.58%) Finance
3 11 (25.58%) Scrum
4 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
4 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
5 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
6 7 (16.28%) OO
6 7 (16.28%) Degree
7 6 (13.95%) Data Management
7 6 (13.95%) C#
7 6 (13.95%) SQL
8 5 (11.63%) RUP
8 5 (11.63%) CRM
8 5 (11.63%) CMMI
8 5 (11.63%) Supplier Management
8 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.63%) People Management
9 4 (9.30%) Digital Media
9 4 (9.30%) Analytics
9 4 (9.30%) Matrix Management
9 4 (9.30%) TDD
9 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.30%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (9.30%) Process Management
9 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.30%) UNIX
10 3 (6.98%) Oracle

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Software Development Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Software Development Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) Apache
1 2 (4.65%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Drupal
2 1 (2.33%) Liferay
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
1 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.33%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
1 2 (4.65%) Selenium
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Billing
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) LAMP
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.65%) WCF
3 1 (2.33%) WPF
3 1 (2.33%) LINQ
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) HTML5
3 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (2.33%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) J2EE
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Kindle
3 2 (4.65%) PMI
3 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Physics
4 1 (2.33%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.33%) iSeries
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) UNIX
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) VMS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Project Management
3 11 (25.58%) Scrum
4 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
5 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
6 7 (16.28%) OO
7 6 (13.95%) Data Management
8 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.63%) Supplier Management
8 5 (11.63%) RUP
8 5 (11.63%) CRM
8 5 (11.63%) CMMI
8 5 (11.63%) People Management
9 4 (9.30%) Analytics
9 4 (9.30%) Matrix Management
9 4 (9.30%) Process Management
9 4 (9.30%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (9.30%) TDD
9 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.98%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Java
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PMP
2 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) VCP4
3 1 (2.33%) APMP
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.33%) MCTS
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.33%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.33%) Tableau
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