Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 174 201
Rank change year-on-year -1 +27 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Software Manager 10 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.48% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.50% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 10
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.50% +4.12% -
10th Percentile £353 £410 £348
90th Percentile £538 £470 £457
England median daily rate £495 £475 £434
% change year-on-year +4.21% +9.51% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £46.00 £42.25 £44.00
% change year-on-year +8.88% -3.98% +95.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4240 5174 5880
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.12% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2813 3323 3917
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £221 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 198 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.48 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £29.88 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Software Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Manager in Yorkshire

Software Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Manager in Yorkshire

Software Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Manager in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Manager in Yorkshire

Software Manager
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Yorkshire -1 7 £388 -9.30% 4
South Yorkshire +20 3 £525 -4.55%
Software Manager
England

Software Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Yorkshire region featuring Software Manager in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (50.00%) Kanban
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Games
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) User Experience
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) MSTest
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) NUnit
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Online Betting
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) .NET

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

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) 3G
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) MSTest
2 2 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Games
3 2 (20.00%) Online Betting
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) Kanban
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore