The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 125 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.039% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.043% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
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£325 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £425 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £451 £389
% change year-on-year
-5.81% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Software Manager
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2723 2339 2273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.03% 91.98% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 1301 1101
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 72 56
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.18 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £37.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Software Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Software Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Software Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
Glasgow - 3 £325 - 3
Edinburgh -4 1 £340 -20.00% 1
Software Manager
UK

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (40.00%) UNIX
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) PVCS
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) APMP
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (20.00%) PVCS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) APMP
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
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