The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Support Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 127 139 141
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 4 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £413 £463 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% -14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £288 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £444 £380
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +16.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.12 -
Support Manager
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 East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2438 3015 2967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.57% 95.41% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1413 1790 1761
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 258 232
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £40.18 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Support Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Essex +6 3 £475 +2.70%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £350 - 5
Support Manager
England

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 East of England region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CODA
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Blog
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising

Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Blog
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CODA
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Thunderhead