The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Manager
Rank 234 248 211
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 12 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.16% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 25
Average daily rate £375 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £370 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - -
Software Manager
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8053 8945 7991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.06% 93.74% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4857 4786 4155
Average daily rate £385 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 436 470
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Software Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Software Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Software Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Software Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Software Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Software Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +17 4 £400 +14.28% 1
Hampshire +5 3 £394 +0.96% 3
Surrey -8 2 £425 -12.82%
Oxfordshire - 2 £325 -
Berkshire +4 1 - - 3
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (38.71%) Project Management
2 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
3 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
3 8 (25.81%) Apache Cordova
3 8 (25.81%) PhoneGap
3 8 (25.81%) Ionic Framework
3 8 (25.81%) Mobile Development
3 8 (25.81%) Software Delivery
3 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
3 8 (25.81%) HTML
3 8 (25.81%) CSS
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Finance
4 7 (22.58%) Software Licensing
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle
6 5 (16.13%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) Software Asset Management
7 4 (12.90%) SDLC
7 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.68%) Citrix
8 3 (9.68%) PMP
8 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification
8 3 (9.68%) VMware
8 3 (9.68%) Software Audit

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Military
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
1 8 (25.81%) Apache Cordova
1 8 (25.81%) CSS
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
1 8 (25.81%) Ionic Framework
1 8 (25.81%) PhoneGap
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.23%) COM
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Economics
2 1 (3.23%) FMCG
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Project Management
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Mobile Development
2 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
2 8 (25.81%) Software Delivery
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Software Licensing
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.90%) SDLC
5 4 (12.90%) Software Asset Management
6 3 (9.68%) Software Audit
7 2 (6.45%) B2B
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.45%) Kanban
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.23%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) C#
1 1 (3.23%) C++
1 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
1 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification
3 3 (9.68%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Citrix
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
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