The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 540 522 547
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 22 32 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.069% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.074% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 10
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£475 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £300 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45617 43185 49090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.64% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28196 25932 28031
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1837 1975 2545
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Software Development Manager
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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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
East Midlands -2 6 £650 - 1
London -5 6 £450 +50.00% 5
South East -12 6 £500 +33.33% 12
South West -41 2 £363 -12.65% 3
Yorkshire +5 1 £375 - 1
North West - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 3
East of England - - - - 2
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Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 19 (40.43%) .NET
2 13 (27.66%) Scrum
3 12 (25.53%) Project Management
3 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.40%) Finance
5 10 (21.28%) MVC
6 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
7 7 (14.89%) NoSQL
7 7 (14.89%) QA
7 7 (14.89%) Java
8 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
8 6 (12.77%) SaaS
8 6 (12.77%) Couchbase
9 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.51%) Oracle
10 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
10 4 (8.51%) DB2
10 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.51%) Advertising
10 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.51%) Release Management
11 3 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (6.38%) WCF
11 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (6.38%) Marketing
11 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (6.38%) CICS
2 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.13%) FileNet
2 1 (2.13%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Project
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.13%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) NoSQL
2 6 (12.77%) Couchbase
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.51%) DB2
4 2 (4.26%) Big Data
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) NUnit
2 2 (4.26%) Maven
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Advertising
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Back Office
3 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) German Language
4 2 (4.26%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.38%) WCF
4 2 (4.26%) LAMP
4 2 (4.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (4.26%) Ninject
4 2 (4.26%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.13%) HTML
5 1 (2.13%) LESS
5 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (2.13%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.13%) Grails
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) DTV
1 3 (6.38%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.26%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Scrum
2 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Project Management
3 10 (21.28%) MVC
4 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.51%) Release Management
8 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.38%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.38%) Change Management
9 3 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
10 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
10 2 (4.26%) ITIL
10 2 (4.26%) Migration
11 1 (2.13%) Web Design
11 1 (2.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) C#
2 3 (6.38%) COBOL
3 2 (4.26%) Ruby
4 1 (2.13%) Perl
4 1 (2.13%) PHP
4 1 (2.13%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) Cognos
4 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.13%) Mercator
4 1 (2.13%) Planview
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