Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Manager was £543 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 24 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 129 145
Rank change year-on-year -6 +16 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.072% 0.13% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.14% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Surrey median daily rate £543 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.63% -6.98% -19.06%
10th Percentile £511 £365 £415
90th Percentile £580 £465 £445
South East median daily rate £500 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +13.64% -2.22% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2650 2191 2621
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.34% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 1438 1604
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £206 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 104 86
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +10.38%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.34 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.76 £45.00 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Surrey

Software Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Manager in Surrey

Software Manager
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 1 £575 -
Software Manager
South East

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Surrey region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle