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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 521 545 469
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -76
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 91 68 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 48 78
Median daily rate £350 £358 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% -9.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £161 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £550 £643
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £396
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -24.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £34.00 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -12.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+88.88% -12.19%
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
48564 48799 47642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.03% 94.77% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32040 30125 29587
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1382 1958 1985
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -14 53 £350 -9.67% 8
South East -7 13 £175 -53.33% 1
West Midlands -9 6 £410 -25.45% 5
North West +2 5 £300 - 3
South West +2 5 £445 +93.47% 2
Yorkshire +3 4 £363 +20.83% 1
East Midlands +2 2 £425 +70.00% 3
East of England 0 2 £425 +6.25% 1
North East - 2 £350 -
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Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 61 (31.61%) ITIL
2 44 (22.80%) Finance
3 41 (21.24%) Windows
4 31 (16.06%) Microsoft
5 29 (15.03%) Security Cleared
6 28 (14.51%) Service Management
7 27 (13.99%) Service Delivery
7 27 (13.99%) Problem Management
8 26 (13.47%) Active Directory
9 25 (12.95%) MS Office
10 23 (11.92%) Windows 7
11 21 (10.88%) SLA
11 21 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (9.84%) Banking
13 18 (9.33%) MS PowerPoint
13 18 (9.33%) Telecoms
13 18 (9.33%) Project Management
13 18 (9.33%) Linux
14 17 (8.81%) MS Excel
14 17 (8.81%) SC Cleared
14 17 (8.81%) Windows 8
15 16 (8.29%) Oracle
16 15 (7.77%) VMware
17 14 (7.25%) Incident Management
18 13 (6.74%) Change Management
18 13 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (6.74%) PRINCE2
19 12 (6.22%) SharePoint
19 12 (6.22%) Cisco
19 12 (6.22%) ITIL Certification

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 12 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.11%) Apache
4 5 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.59%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.07%) WordPress
6 2 (1.04%) CMS
6 2 (1.04%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.04%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (12.95%) MS Office
2 18 (9.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (8.81%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.07%) MS Project
5 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) BASE24
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.70%) Office 365
2 8 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.66%) Network Security
2 7 (3.63%) Intranet
3 6 (3.11%) Firewall
3 6 (3.11%) LAN
3 6 (3.11%) VoIP
3 6 (3.11%) VPN
4 5 (2.59%) WAN
5 3 (1.55%) ATM
5 3 (1.55%) DNS
5 3 (1.55%) Internet
5 3 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.55%) Wireless
6 2 (1.04%) Broadband
6 2 (1.04%) MPLS
6 2 (1.04%) PSTN
6 2 (1.04%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.52%) Junos
7 1 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.55%) DB2
2 3 (1.55%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) MySQL
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.52%) QlikView
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.04%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 44 (22.80%) Finance
2 19 (9.84%) Banking
3 18 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.63%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.11%) Law
5 6 (3.11%) Retail
6 5 (2.59%) Back Office
6 5 (2.59%) Legal
7 3 (1.55%) Front Office
8 2 (1.04%) Advertising
8 2 (1.04%) Marketing
8 2 (1.04%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.52%) Billing
9 1 (0.52%) Local Government
9 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.11%) .NET
2 5 (2.59%) CSS
3 4 (2.07%) J2EE
4 3 (1.55%) Middleware
5 2 (1.04%) HTML
5 2 (1.04%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (1.04%) Web Services
5 2 (1.04%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.04%) XML
6 1 (0.52%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.18%) Management Information System
1 10 (5.18%) NHS
2 9 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.11%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.59%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.07%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.55%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.55%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.55%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.04%) Contactless
7 2 (1.04%) Derivative
7 2 (1.04%) Equities
7 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.04%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.04%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) EPoS
8 1 (0.52%) Handset
8 1 (0.52%) PDA
8 1 (0.52%) PMI
8 1 (0.52%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.24%) Windows
2 23 (11.92%) Windows 7
3 18 (9.33%) Linux
4 17 (8.81%) Windows 8
5 10 (5.18%) Windows Server
6 9 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (4.15%) Unix
7 8 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.59%) Android
9 5 (2.59%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.07%) CentOS
10 4 (2.07%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.55%) AIX
11 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.55%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.52%) BlackBerry OS
12 1 (0.52%) HPUX
12 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (31.61%) ITIL
2 28 (14.51%) Service Management
3 27 (13.99%) Problem Management
3 27 (13.99%) Service Delivery
4 21 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (9.33%) Project Management
6 14 (7.25%) Incident Management
7 13 (6.74%) Change Management
7 13 (6.74%) PRINCE2
7 13 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (6.22%) Asset Management
8 12 (6.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (6.22%) ITSM
9 10 (5.18%) Performance Management
10 8 (4.15%) DevOps
10 8 (4.15%) Mentoring
11 7 (3.63%) Coaching
12 6 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (3.11%) Release Management
13 5 (2.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.70%) SQL
2 7 (3.63%) Java
3 6 (3.11%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.59%) C
5 4 (2.07%) Perl
6 3 (1.55%) COBOL
6 3 (1.55%) Python
7 1 (0.52%) C#
7 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.52%) VBA
7 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (15.03%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.81%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.22%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.63%) CTC Cleared
5 7 (3.63%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.11%) MCP
6 6 (3.11%) MCSE
7 4 (2.07%) MCDST
7 4 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.55%) Degree
9 2 (1.04%) CCNA
9 2 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.04%) MCITP
9 2 (1.04%) MCTS
9 2 (1.04%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.04%) PMP
10 1 (0.52%) ACCA
10 1 (0.52%) CIMA
10 1 (0.52%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.88%) SLA
2 7 (3.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.55%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.52%) P3O
4 1 (0.52%) SEPA
System Software
1 26 (13.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.07%) XenApp
4 3 (1.55%) Samba
5 2 (1.04%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (4.15%) SCCM
2 6 (3.11%) Puppet
3 4 (2.07%) ZABBIX
4 3 (1.55%) Control-M
4 3 (1.55%) WSUS
5 2 (1.04%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.52%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.52%) Nagios
6 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.52%) SCOM
6 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (16.06%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.29%) Oracle
3 15 (7.77%) VMware
4 12 (6.22%) Cisco
4 12 (6.22%) ServiceNow
5 7 (3.63%) Avaya
6 6 (3.11%) Citrix
7 5 (2.59%) NetApp
7 5 (2.59%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.07%) Apple
8 4 (2.07%) HP
9 3 (1.55%) ATG
9 3 (1.55%) Google
9 3 (1.55%) IBM
9 3 (1.55%) Juniper
9 3 (1.55%) Sun
9 3 (1.55%) Sybase
10 2 (1.04%) Fiserv
10 2 (1.04%) iManage
10 2 (1.04%) Pega
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