The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £625 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £437
% change year-on-year
- +2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.00 -
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -
Software Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
633 959 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.41% 94.39% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 611 421
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 49 56
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £34.61 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Software Manager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Software Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Software Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Reading region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) ClearCase
1 5 (83.33%) ClearQuest
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) CGI
4 1 (16.67%) HTML

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) ClearCase
1 5 (83.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CGI
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle