The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Software Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 91 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 3 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.21% 0.72% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.75% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 6
Median daily rate £410 £425 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £387 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £429 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1371 1858 1630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.61% 95.23% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 1232 1124
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 63
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Manager Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 3 £410 -3.52% 1
Software Manager
Yorkshire

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Software 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 Yorkshire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) Law
3 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) ClearCase
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Kanban

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
2 1 (12.50%) MSTest
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Law
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) AIX
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 5 (62.50%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley