The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Surrey region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 84 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% 0.16% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.17% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £348 £404
% change year-on-year
+16.90% -13.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1174 1173 1343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.30% 92.95% 92.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 638 662
Average daily rate £352 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.13% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 83 106
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -1.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Software Manager
South East

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Manager Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Manager
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Cobham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Redhill - - - - 3
Reigate - - - - 1
Woking - - - - 1
Software Manager
South East

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Serena
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Planview
4 1 (10.00%) German Language
4 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (10.00%) E-business
4 1 (10.00%) FileNet
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (10.00%) SAS
1 1 (10.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
1 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
1 3 (30.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) German Language
1 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) E-business
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Serena
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Planview