Period
to 20 May 2019

The median contractor rate for a Software Development Manager was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

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 Development Manager
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 110 100
Rank change year-on-year +27 -10 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.094% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £600 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £600 £550 -
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,004 1,511 1,307
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.09% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 802 707
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £412 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +3.06% -
10th Percentile £206 £225 £263
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 90 44
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.50 £14.05 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.44% -4.75% +5.36%
10th Percentile £10.55 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £23.78 £18.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +20.69% -12.12% +10.00%

Software Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Software Development Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Manager in Milton Keynes

Software Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Development Manager in Milton Keynes

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, Software Development Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Sprint Planning

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Sprint Planning
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft