The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 25 July 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 England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 477 481 477
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 93 61 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 40 43
Average daily rate
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£425 £339 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.46% -20.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £214 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £555 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Support Manager
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Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 40 £473 +18.12% 25
South East +12 30 £375 +10.29% 19
East of England - 10 £463 - 3
North West +4 7 £378 +58.11% 2
Yorkshire +8 2 £315 -21.25% 1
South West -28 2 £388 +47.61% 3
North East - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - - 11
East Midlands - - - - 4
Midlands - - - -
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Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 81 (36.99%) ITIL
2 51 (23.29%) Finance
3 41 (18.72%) Windows
4 37 (16.89%) Microsoft
5 33 (15.07%) Service Delivery
6 30 (13.70%) Service Management
7 28 (12.79%) Change Management
7 28 (12.79%) SLA
8 26 (11.87%) Project Management
9 24 (10.96%) Oracle
10 23 (10.50%) SQL
11 21 (9.59%) Security Cleared
12 20 (9.13%) Banking
12 20 (9.13%) Problem Management
13 19 (8.68%) PRINCE2
13 19 (8.68%) MS Excel
14 18 (8.22%) Remedy
15 16 (7.31%) Incident Management
15 16 (7.31%) UNIX
16 15 (6.85%) Performance Management
16 15 (6.85%) Retail
17 14 (6.39%) SAP
17 14 (6.39%) Client/Server
17 14 (6.39%) SC Cleared
18 13 (5.94%) Oracle Database
19 12 (5.48%) Service Desk Management
20 11 (5.02%) MS Exchange
20 11 (5.02%) Business Objects
20 11 (5.02%) Migration
20 11 (5.02%) Supplier Management

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 11 (5.02%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.83%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.37%) Apache
4 2 (0.91%) LiveLink
4 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.46%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.83%) MS Office
4 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.37%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.91%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.46%) Algo Collateral
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.46%) assyst
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.46%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.20%) PaaS
1 7 (3.20%) IaaS
2 3 (1.37%) Office 365
3 2 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) FTP
2 1 (0.46%) HTTP
2 1 (0.46%) DNS
2 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.46%) Broadband
2 1 (0.46%) LAN
2 1 (0.46%) VoIP
2 1 (0.46%) WAN
2 1 (0.46%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.94%) Oracle Database
2 7 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.74%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.83%) OLAP
6 3 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.91%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.91%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.46%) DTS
8 1 (0.46%) DataStage
8 1 (0.46%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.46%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (4.11%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (0.91%) Maven
2 2 (0.91%) Ant
2 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.46%) Toad
3 1 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 51 (23.29%) Finance
2 20 (9.13%) Banking
3 15 (6.85%) Retail
4 9 (4.11%) Back Office
5 7 (3.20%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.74%) Front Office
7 4 (1.83%) Publishing
8 3 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.91%) Advertising
9 2 (0.91%) Legal
10 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Marketing
10 1 (0.46%) French Language
10 1 (0.46%) German Language
10 1 (0.46%) Law
10 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.28%) J2EE
2 3 (1.37%) .NET
3 1 (0.46%) Web Services
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.46%) JSON
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.39%) Client/Server
2 9 (4.11%) NHS
3 8 (3.65%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.20%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.74%) AS400
5 6 (2.74%) Clustering
5 6 (2.74%) iSeries
6 4 (1.83%) Equities
6 4 (1.83%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.37%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.91%) Social Media
8 2 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.91%) FMCG
8 2 (0.91%) Derivative
9 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.46%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.46%) EPoS
9 1 (0.46%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.72%) Windows
2 16 (7.31%) UNIX
3 7 (3.20%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.83%) Linux
5 3 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.91%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (36.99%) ITIL
2 33 (15.07%) Service Delivery
3 30 (13.70%) Service Management
4 28 (12.79%) Change Management
5 26 (11.87%) Project Management
6 20 (9.13%) Problem Management
7 19 (8.68%) PRINCE2
8 16 (7.31%) Incident Management
9 15 (6.85%) Performance Management
10 12 (5.48%) Service Desk Management
11 11 (5.02%) Supplier Management
11 11 (5.02%) Migration
12 10 (4.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (4.57%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (4.11%) CRM
13 9 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (3.65%) Risk Management
15 7 (3.20%) Identity Management
15 7 (3.20%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (10.50%) SQL
2 8 (3.65%) Java
3 6 (2.74%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.83%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.37%) C#
5 3 (1.37%) VBScript
5 3 (1.37%) VB
6 2 (0.91%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.46%) ABAP
7 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.39%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.20%) MCDST
6 3 (1.37%) Degree
6 3 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) MCSE
7 1 (0.46%) CCNP
7 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.79%) SLA
2 9 (4.11%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.46%) GMP
System Software
1 7 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.91%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.83%) SCCM
2 2 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (0.91%) SCSM
2 2 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.46%) Control-M
Vendors
1 37 (16.89%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.96%) Oracle
3 18 (8.22%) Remedy
4 14 (6.39%) SAP
5 11 (5.02%) Business Objects
6 9 (4.11%) Citrix
7 7 (3.20%) IBM
8 6 (2.74%) Sun
9 5 (2.28%) Sybase
10 4 (1.83%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.83%) VMware
11 3 (1.37%) ION Trading
11 3 (1.37%) F5
11 3 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.37%) Cisco
12 2 (0.91%) BMC
12 2 (0.91%) Endeca
12 2 (0.91%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.91%) hybris
12 2 (0.91%) Open Text
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