The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank - 42 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £444 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.21% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year
-3.97% -
Software Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
271 392 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.10% 95.38% 92.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 191 125
Median daily rate £385 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.20% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 21
Median hourly rate £14.34 £15.86 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% -0.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £22.40 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Software Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Software Manager Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside