The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 124 114 98
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 9 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.36% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
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£428 £375 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £214 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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
2502 2324 1902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.70% 93.90% 93.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1571 1414 939
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 117 146
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% -4.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £29.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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
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 30 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -9 9 £428 +14.00% 4
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 15 (68.18%) Oracle
2 13 (59.09%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) IBM
5 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (36.36%) Banking
6 7 (31.82%) Retail
6 7 (31.82%) Asset Management
6 7 (31.82%) Release Management
7 6 (27.27%) Software Deployment
7 6 (27.27%) Software Asset Management
7 6 (27.27%) Software Licensing
8 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) Matrix Management
8 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
8 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
8 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
9 4 (18.18%) SAP
9 4 (18.18%) VMware
9 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery
9 4 (18.18%) People Management
10 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
10 3 (13.64%) .NET
10 3 (13.64%) HP
10 3 (13.64%) ISEB
11 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (9.09%) Middleware

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (9.09%) Hudson
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) XSD
3 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (31.82%) Asset Management
3 7 (31.82%) Release Management
4 6 (27.27%) Software Deployment
4 6 (27.27%) Software Asset Management
4 6 (27.27%) Software Licensing
5 5 (22.73%) Matrix Management
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
5 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) People Management
6 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery
7 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.09%) Coaching
8 2 (9.09%) Transition Management
8 2 (9.09%) CRM
8 2 (9.09%) ETL
8 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Oracle
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) IBM
4 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) SAP
5 3 (13.64%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Perforce