The median contractor rate for a Software Development Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 28 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.

Software Development Manager
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 70
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Manager 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.40% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.42% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £525 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +66.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £401
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -10.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 547 479 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.68% 96.57% 95.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 368 404
Median daily rate £375 £348 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.91% -7.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 62
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.30 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Software Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Manager in Oxfordshire

Software Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Development Manager in Oxfordshire

Software Development Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Software Development 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Software Development Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Publishing
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java