The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 550 544 547
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 74 79 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 65 47
Median daily rate £390 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £268 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £388
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.12 -
Support Manager
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46856 50029 49209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30915 32483 30579
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1539 1928 1999
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Support Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Support Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Support Manager
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
London +12 33 £375 -11.76% 6
South East +26 16 £475 +24.59% 5
West Midlands -21 10 £475 +86.27%
South West +16 5 £300 -33.88% 2
East of England -1 4 £348 -26.84% 3
North West -3 3 £388 -22.50% 3
East Midlands - 3 £406 - 2
North East - 1 £350 -
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Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 England region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 48 (37.21%) ITIL
2 36 (27.91%) Finance
3 28 (21.71%) Microsoft
4 24 (18.60%) Service Delivery
5 22 (17.05%) Security Cleared
6 21 (16.28%) Project Management
6 21 (16.28%) Windows
7 20 (15.50%) Service Management
8 19 (14.73%) Change Management
9 17 (13.18%) SQL
9 17 (13.18%) Problem Management
10 16 (12.40%) MS Excel
10 16 (12.40%) SLA
11 15 (11.63%) Active Directory
11 15 (11.63%) SC Cleared
12 14 (10.85%) Citrix
12 14 (10.85%) Cisco
12 14 (10.85%) Data Centre
13 13 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (8.53%) Banking
14 11 (8.53%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (8.53%) Oracle
15 10 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (6.98%) Incident Management
16 9 (6.98%) VMware
16 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
16 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (6.98%) Service Design
17 8 (6.20%) SQL Server

Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.55%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) Drupal
4 1 (0.78%) JBoss
4 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.65%) MS Office
3 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.78%) MS Project
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.78%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.78%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) LAN
1 6 (4.65%) WAN
2 5 (3.88%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (3.88%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.88%) VPN
2 5 (3.88%) Wireless
3 4 (3.10%) BGP
3 4 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (3.10%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (3.10%) HSRP
3 4 (3.10%) IPsec
3 4 (3.10%) NX-OS
3 4 (3.10%) OSPF
3 4 (3.10%) SSL
3 4 (3.10%) VRRP
4 2 (1.55%) VoIP
5 1 (0.78%) DHCP
5 1 (0.78%) DNS
5 1 (0.78%) Firewall
5 1 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.78%) DB2
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 36 (27.91%) Finance
2 11 (8.53%) Banking
3 7 (5.43%) Retail
4 5 (3.88%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.10%) Back Office
6 3 (2.33%) Advertising
6 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.78%) Billing
8 1 (0.78%) Front Office
8 1 (0.78%) Military
8 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (1.55%) CSS
2 2 (1.55%) Middleware
3 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.78%) Spring
3 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.65%) Virtual Team
4 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.33%) NHS
6 2 (1.55%) BYOD
6 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.55%) EPoS
7 1 (0.78%) Blog
7 1 (0.78%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.78%) iPhone
7 1 (0.78%) iSeries
7 1 (0.78%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.28%) Windows
2 7 (5.43%) Linux
2 7 (5.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (3.88%) Unix
4 4 (3.10%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.10%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.55%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.78%) AIX
6 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.78%) HPUX
6 1 (0.78%) Solaris
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (37.21%) ITIL
2 24 (18.60%) Service Delivery
3 21 (16.28%) Project Management
4 20 (15.50%) Service Management
5 19 (14.73%) Change Management
6 17 (13.18%) Problem Management
7 13 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (6.98%) Incident Management
9 9 (6.98%) Service Design
10 7 (5.43%) ITSM
10 7 (5.43%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.43%) Trend Analysis
11 6 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (4.65%) DevOps
11 6 (4.65%) ITIL V3
11 6 (4.65%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.65%) Risk Management
12 5 (3.88%) People Management
12 5 (3.88%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.18%) SQL
2 5 (3.88%) Java
3 2 (1.55%) Perl
3 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.55%) VB
3 2 (1.55%) VBA
4 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.78%) C
4 1 (0.78%) C#
4 1 (0.78%) C++
4 1 (0.78%) Korn
4 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (17.05%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.53%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (6.20%) Degree
5 4 (3.10%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.10%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (2.33%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.33%) PMP
7 2 (1.55%) CISA
7 2 (1.55%) CRISC
7 2 (1.55%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.55%) ISACA
7 2 (1.55%) MCITP
7 2 (1.55%) MCP
7 2 (1.55%) MCSE
7 2 (1.55%) MCTS
8 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.78%) HNC
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.40%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.55%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) SCCM
2 2 (1.55%) Control-M
2 2 (1.55%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.55%) Perfmon
2 2 (1.55%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.78%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.78%) SCOM
3 1 (0.78%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (21.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.85%) Cisco
2 14 (10.85%) Citrix
3 11 (8.53%) Oracle
4 9 (6.98%) VMware
5 8 (6.20%) IBM
6 6 (4.65%) Cognos
7 4 (3.10%) Sybase
8 3 (2.33%) Bloomberg
8 3 (2.33%) Reuters
9 2 (1.55%) HP
9 2 (1.55%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.55%) SAP
9 2 (1.55%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.78%) Apple
10 1 (0.78%) Calypso
10 1 (0.78%) FactSet
10 1 (0.78%) Samsung
10 1 (0.78%) SmartStream
10 1 (0.78%) Sun
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