The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 202 198 208
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 13 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Average daily rate £244 £425 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.64% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £312 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £713
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £23.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.13% -20.41%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6115 5857 7422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.29% 92.82% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4418 4320 5248
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £277 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 121 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.51 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Support Manager
London

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Manager in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Support Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Support Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Manager across the City of London region.

Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Manager in their job title.

1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Retail
4 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Changepoint
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) LiveLink
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Hudson
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.88%) EPoS
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
1 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Change Control
2 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.88%) Use Case
3 1 (5.88%) Release Management
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Open Text
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
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