The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 16 April 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 West Yorkshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 99 87 86
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 9 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.37% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.39% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Average daily rate £410 £270 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.85% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £198 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £374 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £399 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.58% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1708 1280 1689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.23% 94.74% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 636 873
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 78 76
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £24.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Software Manager
Yorkshire

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Manager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Software Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds -12 7 £393 +45.37% 5
Software Manager
Yorkshire

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (53.33%) Asset Management
2 6 (40.00%) Statistics
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Service Management
2 6 (40.00%) DSL
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) C
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) ATM
6 1 (6.67%) SLA
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.67%) Games
6 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DSL
2 1 (6.67%) ATM
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Asset Management
2 6 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax
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Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago