The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 516 556 548
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 103 62 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 40 45
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £550 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.95% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £46.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.00%
Software 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
46192 48206 46494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30537 30869 29074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1851 1907
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Software Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Software Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Software Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Software Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Software Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Software 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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +24 36 £500 +5.26% 15
South East +8 23 £450 - 16
Yorkshire +16 19 £430 +7.50% 11
East Midlands +13 8 £415 -
North West - 6 £650 - 4
South West +3 4 £475 +11.76% 2
West Midlands -18 3 - - 7
East of England +15 2 £469 +25.00% 5
North East - 1 £375 -
Software Manager
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Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Software 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 Manager in the job title.

1 85 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (24.87%) SDLC
3 47 (24.35%) Java
4 44 (22.80%) .NET
5 39 (20.21%) Finance
6 36 (18.65%) Project Management
7 35 (18.13%) Configuration Management
7 35 (18.13%) Microsoft
8 34 (17.62%) Windows
9 33 (17.10%) Unix
10 32 (16.58%) Software Delivery
11 31 (16.06%) Oracle
12 30 (15.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (13.99%) ITIL
14 24 (12.44%) Scrum
15 23 (11.92%) Perl
15 23 (11.92%) JIRA
15 23 (11.92%) Waterfall
16 21 (10.88%) SQL
16 21 (10.88%) Service Management
17 20 (10.36%) Shell Script
18 18 (9.33%) Confluence
18 18 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (9.33%) Retail
18 18 (9.33%) Asset Management
19 17 (8.81%) AIX
19 17 (8.81%) Capacity Planning
19 17 (8.81%) Translating Business Requirements
20 16 (8.29%) DevOps
20 16 (8.29%) TDD

Software 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 18 (9.33%) Confluence
2 7 (3.63%) CMS
3 4 (2.07%) IIS
4 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.04%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.52%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.55%) MS Project
3 1 (0.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) GitHub
1 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.04%) DNS
2 1 (0.52%) HTTP
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) Network Security
2 1 (0.52%) SSL
2 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.22%) MongoDB
2 9 (4.66%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.52%) Big Data
6 1 (0.52%) DB2
6 1 (0.52%) MySQL
6 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (11.92%) JIRA
2 13 (6.74%) ClearQuest
3 11 (5.70%) ClearCase
4 6 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.59%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.07%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.55%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.55%) Subversion
8 2 (1.04%) InstallShield
8 2 (1.04%) MSI
8 2 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.04%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.52%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.52%) StarTeam
General
1 39 (20.21%) Finance
2 18 (9.33%) Retail
3 11 (5.70%) Banking
3 11 (5.70%) Law
4 4 (2.07%) Legal
4 4 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.55%) Front Office
5 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.55%) Marketing
6 2 (1.04%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.04%) Electronics
6 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.04%) Publishing
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (22.80%) .NET
2 14 (7.25%) HTML
3 10 (5.18%) XML
4 8 (4.15%) J2EE
4 8 (4.15%) JSP
5 7 (3.63%) Hibernate
6 6 (3.11%) CSS
7 4 (2.07%) Ext JS
7 4 (2.07%) WCF
8 3 (1.55%) Node.js
9 2 (1.04%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.04%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.04%) COM
9 2 (1.04%) ELK Stack
9 2 (1.04%) HTML5
9 2 (1.04%) MSMQ
9 2 (1.04%) RESTful
9 2 (1.04%) Web Services
10 1 (0.52%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.22%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.15%) CMDB
3 7 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.59%) Video on Demand
5 4 (2.07%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.07%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.07%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.07%) Wiki
6 3 (1.55%) PMI
7 2 (1.04%) Derivative
7 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Licensing
8 1 (0.52%) Physics
8 1 (0.52%) Statistics
8 1 (0.52%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.62%) Windows
2 33 (17.10%) Unix
3 17 (8.81%) AIX
4 7 (3.63%) Linux
5 2 (1.04%) CentOS
5 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.52%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) Solaris
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (24.87%) SDLC
3 36 (18.65%) Project Management
4 35 (18.13%) Configuration Management
5 32 (16.58%) Software Delivery
6 30 (15.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (13.99%) ITIL
8 24 (12.44%) Scrum
9 23 (11.92%) Waterfall
10 21 (10.88%) Service Management
11 18 (9.33%) Asset Management
11 18 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (8.81%) Capacity Planning
12 17 (8.81%) Translating Business Requirements
13 16 (8.29%) DevOps
13 16 (8.29%) TDD
14 15 (7.77%) PRINCE2
14 15 (7.77%) Software Engineering
15 14 (7.25%) Software Asset Management
16 13 (6.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (24.35%) Java
2 23 (11.92%) Perl
3 21 (10.88%) SQL
4 20 (10.36%) Shell Script
5 13 (6.74%) C++
6 12 (6.22%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.70%) C
8 10 (5.18%) Python
9 9 (4.66%) C#
10 3 (1.55%) PHP
11 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.04%) Ruby
12 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.52%) VB
12 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (5.70%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.66%) Degree
3 7 (3.63%) PMI Certification
4 6 (3.11%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.59%) PMP
6 4 (2.07%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.55%) ISEB
8 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.52%) APMP
9 1 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (3.63%) SLA
3 4 (2.07%) QA
4 2 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.04%) Docker
2 2 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) SCCM
2 2 (1.04%) Kibana
2 2 (1.04%) logstash
2 2 (1.04%) Puppet
3 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 35 (18.13%) Microsoft
2 31 (16.06%) Oracle
3 9 (4.66%) IBM
4 8 (4.15%) Citrix
4 8 (4.15%) VMware
5 7 (3.63%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.59%) HP
6 5 (2.59%) SAP
7 4 (2.07%) Remedy
8 2 (1.04%) Adobe
8 2 (1.04%) BMC
8 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.52%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.52%) CA
9 1 (0.52%) Capita
9 1 (0.52%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.52%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.52%) MKS
9 1 (0.52%) Perforce
9 1 (0.52%) Sophos
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