The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Software Development Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Director
Rank 440 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Director 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £700 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £775 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Software Development Director
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20455 22168 22140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.14% 94.57% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14777 15491 15376
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 370 398
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £52.17 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Software Development Director
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Software Development Director in the job title.

Software Development Director Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Development Director
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Software Development Director Daily Rate Trend in London

Software Development Director Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Software Development Director 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 London region featuring Software Development Director in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Software Development Director Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python