The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 523 478 498
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 74 93 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 67 39
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£431 £445 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.08% +31.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £315 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £610 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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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
47807 45754 43090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.65% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 31014 28316 25815
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1784 1851 1999
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

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 27 July 2015.

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 27 July 2015. 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 +8 47 £425 -10.05% 13
North West -17 10 £469 +24.17% 2
South West +7 7 £324 -
South East -41 4 £375 - 10
West Midlands - 4 £268 - 8
Yorkshire -27 1 £325 +3.17% 4
East Midlands - 1 £263 - 1
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Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 38 (27.34%) ITIL
2 37 (26.62%) Finance
3 21 (15.11%) Microsoft
4 20 (14.39%) Project Management
5 18 (12.95%) MS Office
6 17 (12.23%) Security Cleared
6 17 (12.23%) SQL
7 16 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (10.79%) PRINCE2
8 15 (10.79%) Service Delivery
9 14 (10.07%) Service Management
10 12 (8.63%) SLA
11 11 (7.91%) Windows
11 11 (7.91%) Migration
11 11 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (7.91%) QA
12 10 (7.19%) UNIX
12 10 (7.19%) MS Excel
13 9 (6.47%) SharePoint
13 9 (6.47%) SAP
13 9 (6.47%) Oracle
13 9 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (5.76%) SC Cleared
14 8 (5.76%) DV Cleared
14 8 (5.76%) Hyperion Planning
14 8 (5.76%) Performance Management
14 8 (5.76%) SCCM
14 8 (5.76%) Hyperion Smart View
14 8 (5.76%) Programme Management
14 8 (5.76%) Retail

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 9 (6.47%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.04%) Lync
3 5 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.44%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.72%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.72%) Drupal
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (12.95%) MS Office
2 10 (7.19%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.88%) MS Project
4 3 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (2.88%) Aareon QL
3 3 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.44%) Agresso
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.72%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.32%) Firewall
2 4 (2.88%) WAN
2 4 (2.88%) Network Security
3 3 (2.16%) ATM
3 3 (2.16%) LAN
3 3 (2.16%) DNS
3 3 (2.16%) MPLS
4 2 (1.44%) VPN
4 2 (1.44%) Internet
5 1 (0.72%) PABX
5 1 (0.72%) BGP
5 1 (0.72%) ICMP
5 1 (0.72%) H.323
5 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.72%) Wireless
5 1 (0.72%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.72%) SSL
5 1 (0.72%) SAN
5 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (5.76%) Essbase
1 8 (5.76%) Hyperion Smart View
2 6 (4.32%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.44%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.44%) DB2
5 1 (0.72%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.72%) JIRA
1 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (26.62%) Finance
2 8 (5.76%) Retail
3 7 (5.04%) Publishing
3 7 (5.04%) Banking
4 6 (4.32%) Front Office
5 4 (2.88%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.16%) Local Government
6 3 (2.16%) Legal
6 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.44%) Law
7 2 (1.44%) Marketing
7 2 (1.44%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Billing
8 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.04%) .NET
2 5 (3.60%) J2EE
3 2 (1.44%) Web Services
3 2 (1.44%) Middleware
4 1 (0.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.32%) NHS
3 4 (2.88%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.16%) EPoS
4 3 (2.16%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (2.16%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.16%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.16%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.44%) CMDB
5 2 (1.44%) Wiki
5 2 (1.44%) PMI
5 2 (1.44%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.44%) User Experience
6 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.72%) BYOD
6 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.72%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.91%) Windows
2 10 (7.19%) UNIX
3 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.44%) AIX
4 2 (1.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.72%) Linux
5 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.34%) ITIL
2 20 (14.39%) Project Management
3 16 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (10.79%) Service Delivery
4 15 (10.79%) PRINCE2
5 14 (10.07%) Service Management
6 11 (7.91%) Migration
6 11 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (5.76%) Programme Management
7 8 (5.76%) ERP
7 8 (5.76%) Performance Management
8 7 (5.04%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.04%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.32%) CRM
9 6 (4.32%) Change Management
9 6 (4.32%) Supplier Management
9 6 (4.32%) Waterfall
9 6 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.32%) Line Management
10 5 (3.60%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.23%) SQL
2 8 (5.76%) Java
3 7 (5.04%) C
4 6 (4.32%) C#
5 5 (3.60%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.44%) COBOL
7 1 (0.72%) C++
7 1 (0.72%) VB
7 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.72%) ABAP
7 1 (0.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.76%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.76%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.32%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.60%) Degree
5 3 (2.16%) MCSE
5 3 (2.16%) CCNA
5 3 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.44%) PMP
6 2 (1.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.72%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.63%) SLA
2 11 (7.91%) QA
3 3 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.72%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) vSphere
3 1 (0.72%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.76%) SCCM
2 3 (2.16%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.72%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (15.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.47%) Oracle
2 9 (6.47%) SAP
3 8 (5.76%) Business Objects
3 8 (5.76%) Hyperion
4 5 (3.60%) VMware
4 5 (3.60%) Cisco
5 4 (2.88%) Northgate
5 4 (2.88%) Civica
5 4 (2.88%) Orchard
5 4 (2.88%) Aareon
6 2 (1.44%) RedPrairie
6 2 (1.44%) Endeca
6 2 (1.44%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.44%) JDA
6 2 (1.44%) HP
6 2 (1.44%) Lotus
7 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.72%) Apple
7 1 (0.72%) Sage
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