The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Manager
Rank 117 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 12 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.24% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.26% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate £375 £270 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £198 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £374 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £398 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -0.62%
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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2402 1935 2372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.50% 94.25% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1514 959 1202
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £182 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 140 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Software Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Manager Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Software Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Manager across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Software Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Software Manager
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -15 9 £375 +38.88% 7
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (42.11%) Asset Management
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 6 (31.58%) DSL
3 6 (31.58%) Statistics
3 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Banking
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.26%) Change Control
8 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
8 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DSL
2 1 (5.26%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Statistics
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Asset Management
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (31.58%) Service Management
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.26%) Change Control
8 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
8 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
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CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago