The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Software Development Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Manager
Rank - 130 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £419 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.29% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Software Development 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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2720 2527 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.94% 94.26% 93.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1541 1497 1140
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 164 160
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Software Development Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Software Development Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Software Development Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Software Development Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Software Development 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 West Midlands region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft