The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 89 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% 0.41% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.44% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
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£400 £695 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.44% +90.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £385 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £730 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +19.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Software Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1255 1352 1152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.89% 92.79% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 777 567
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 74 89
Average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 5 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
Guildford +2 1 £450 -35.48%
Leatherhead - 1 £350 -
Software Manager
South East

Software Manager
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared