The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 45 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.82% 0.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £438 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
465 281 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.90% 95.58% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 182 240
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £536 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 28
Median hourly rate £13.00 £8.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% -43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £12.50 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Software Manager Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Manager
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Northampton -13 3 £400 -20.00%
Software Manager
East Midlands

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (20.00%) PMI
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (20.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification