The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Head of Software Development featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Software Development
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Head of Software Development 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Head of Software Development
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 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2797 3010 2248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.68% 95.40% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1826 2032 1361
Median daily rate £380 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 156 121
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Head of Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Head of Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Head of Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Head of Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Head of Software Development Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Head of Software Development 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 Yorkshire region featuring Head of Software Development in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

Head of Software Development Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA