The median contractor rate for a Software Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Manager
South West / Bristol
Rank - 65 67
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.78% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.81% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £416 £439
% change year-on-year -3.90% -5.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 762 860 794
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.25% 96.41% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 598 554
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 45 25
Median hourly rate £23.84 £36.25 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.23% +164.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £50.00 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Bristol

Software Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Manager in Bristol

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Bristol region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Licensing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Audit

Software Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Audit
1 1 (100.00%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared