The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Support Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 38 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.32% - 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 - £20.50
Support Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
298 349 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.13% 95.36% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 240 242
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 16
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +56.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Support Manager in the job title.

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Manager across the Bedfordshire region.

Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Manager
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £425 -
Support Manager
East of England

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, Support 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Line Management
1 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (25.00%) Blog
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blog
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Line Management
1 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA