The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 119 103 94
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.23% 0.12% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.12% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£523 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £406
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £27.50
Software Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1960 1613 1420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.74% 92.81% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 882 704
Average daily rate £350 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 102 171
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -21.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Software Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Manager Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Software Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Software Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Software Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Software Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Fareham - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Software Manager
South East

Software Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Economics
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Military
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) Demand Management
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) People Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Software 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Economics
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Demand Management
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA