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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Manager
Rank 571 536 543
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 17 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.050% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.054% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 13
Average daily rate
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£525 £325 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -13.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £314 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £325 £355
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -8.45%
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
48174 44665 47924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.65% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30490 27603 27558
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1960 1930 2386
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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
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 20 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +18 8 £450 - 4
South East -15 8 £550 +69.23% 9
South West - - - - 6
West Midlands - - - - 3
East of England - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - - 1
North West - - - - 9
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Software Development Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) .NET
3 12 (30.77%) Finance
3 12 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 11 (28.21%) Scrum
5 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 8 (20.51%) MVC
6 8 (20.51%) Project Management
7 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
7 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
7 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
8 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 6 (15.38%) Degree
8 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (12.82%) QA
9 5 (12.82%) SQL
9 5 (12.82%) C#
10 4 (10.26%) Java
10 4 (10.26%) DB2
10 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
10 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.26%) PMI
10 4 (10.26%) PMP
10 4 (10.26%) PMI Certification
10 4 (10.26%) Change Management
10 4 (10.26%) Advertising
10 4 (10.26%) WCF
10 4 (10.26%) Release Management
10 4 (10.26%) Kindle
10 4 (10.26%) SaaS

Software Development Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (7.69%) CICS
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) Drupal
3 1 (2.56%) Liferay
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.56%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) DB2
3 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.69%) Couchbase
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.56%) EDRMS
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Selenium
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Advertising
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Billing
5 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Law
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
5 1 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.26%) WCF
4 3 (7.69%) LAMP
5 2 (5.13%) Web Services
5 2 (5.13%) HTML5
5 2 (5.13%) HTML
6 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.56%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (2.56%) LESS
6 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.56%) XML
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.56%) Grails
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) PMI
2 4 (10.26%) Kindle
3 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.13%) Open Source
5 1 (2.56%) DTV
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Blog
5 1 (2.56%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) VMS
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 11 (28.21%) Scrum
4 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 8 (20.51%) Project Management
5 8 (20.51%) MVC
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.26%) Release Management
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.69%) Line Management
7 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.69%) Coaching
7 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) ITIL
8 2 (5.13%) TDD
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) C#
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) COBOL
3 3 (7.69%) PHP
4 2 (5.13%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) PMP
2 4 (10.26%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos
3 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
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