The median contractor rate for a Software Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Software Manager
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 3.03% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £445 £400
% change year-on-year -4.49% +11.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.17 - £46.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bolton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 33 19 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 18
Median daily rate £338 £323 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -0.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £149 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 £45.00 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +143.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton that featured Software Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Bolton

Software Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Manager in Bolton

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Bolton region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Software Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum