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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 494 483 464
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 85 80 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 52 42
Average daily rate
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£368 £336 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.29% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £110 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £329 £405
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -18.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 - £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 - £25.94
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
45351 43382 41162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29375 26642 23707
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1869 1912 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.88 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 29 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Support Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 December 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 £413 +13.79% 11
South East -21 23 £400 +6.66% 5
Yorkshire -12 7 £350 +2.94% 3
West Midlands -2 6 £349 -0.35% 3
East of England -7 3 - - 3
South West -27 3 £250 - 2
North West -1 2 £388 - 3
East Midlands -2 1 - - 2
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Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 44 (28.39%) ITIL
2 32 (20.65%) Finance
3 22 (14.19%) Project Management
4 21 (13.55%) SLA
5 19 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (10.32%) Windows
7 15 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 15 (9.68%) Change Management
8 14 (9.03%) SQL
8 14 (9.03%) Microsoft
8 14 (9.03%) Banking
9 13 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (8.39%) Service Management
10 12 (7.74%) Risk Management
10 12 (7.74%) SharePoint
10 12 (7.74%) Investment Banking
10 12 (7.74%) Problem Management
11 11 (7.10%) MS Office
11 11 (7.10%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (6.45%) Telecoms
12 10 (6.45%) UNIX
12 10 (6.45%) Incident Management
13 9 (5.81%) Security Cleared
13 9 (5.81%) Oracle
13 9 (5.81%) Front Office
13 9 (5.81%) Line Management
14 8 (5.16%) Back Office
14 8 (5.16%) SAP
14 8 (5.16%) PRINCE2
14 8 (5.16%) MS Excel

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 12 (7.74%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.52%) Lync
3 3 (1.94%) IIS
4 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.29%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (7.10%) MS Office
2 8 (5.16%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) ION MarketView
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.29%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.65%) Endur
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.65%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.65%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.52%) PaaS
1 7 (4.52%) IaaS
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.94%) SAN
1 3 (1.94%) Network Security
1 3 (1.94%) VPN
2 2 (1.29%) VoIP
2 2 (1.29%) WAN
3 1 (0.65%) DHCP
3 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.65%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) 3G
3 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.65%) 2G
3 1 (0.65%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.65%) VLAN
3 1 (0.65%) DNS
3 1 (0.65%) LAN
3 1 (0.65%) LTE
3 1 (0.65%) 4G
3 1 (0.65%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.29%) DB2
3 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
General
1 32 (20.65%) Finance
2 14 (9.03%) Banking
3 12 (7.74%) Investment Banking
4 10 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.81%) Front Office
6 8 (5.16%) Back Office
6 8 (5.16%) Retail
7 5 (3.23%) Marketing
8 4 (2.58%) Legal
8 4 (2.58%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.65%) Law
10 1 (0.65%) German Language
10 1 (0.65%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.65%) Advertising
10 1 (0.65%) Publishing
10 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.87%) .NET
2 3 (1.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.52%) Fixed Income
2 5 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.58%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.58%) Derivative
4 3 (1.94%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (1.94%) SCADA
4 3 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.94%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.94%) Equities
5 2 (1.29%) PKI
5 2 (1.29%) Handset
5 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.29%) iSeries
6 1 (0.65%) iPad
6 1 (0.65%) Clustering
6 1 (0.65%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.65%) FMCG
6 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.32%) Windows
2 10 (6.45%) UNIX
3 4 (2.58%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.58%) Linux
4 2 (1.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.39%) ITIL
2 22 (14.19%) Project Management
3 19 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 15 (9.68%) Change Management
5 13 (8.39%) Service Management
5 13 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.74%) Risk Management
6 12 (7.74%) Problem Management
7 11 (7.10%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (6.45%) Incident Management
9 9 (5.81%) Line Management
10 8 (5.16%) Performance Management
10 8 (5.16%) PRINCE2
11 7 (4.52%) Service Desk Management
12 6 (3.87%) Time Management
12 6 (3.87%) Resource Management
12 6 (3.87%) Quality Management
12 6 (3.87%) Asset Management
12 6 (3.87%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.03%) SQL
2 3 (1.94%) C#
2 3 (1.94%) Java
2 3 (1.94%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.65%) Perl
3 1 (0.65%) VBScript
3 1 (0.65%) VB
3 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (5.81%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.58%) Degree
3 4 (2.58%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.58%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.29%) CISA
5 2 (1.29%) CISM
5 2 (1.29%) CISSP
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.65%) MCSE
6 1 (0.65%) CCNP
6 1 (0.65%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.55%) SLA
2 4 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.58%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.94%) QA
3 3 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.65%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (1.94%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.94%) vSphere
2 1 (0.65%) XenApp
2 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.52%) SCCM
2 3 (1.94%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 14 (9.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.81%) Oracle
3 8 (5.16%) SAP
4 7 (4.52%) VMware
5 5 (3.23%) ION Trading
6 4 (2.58%) Charles River
7 3 (1.94%) Citrix
7 3 (1.94%) HP
8 2 (1.29%) Murex
8 2 (1.29%) Apple
8 2 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.29%) IBM
9 1 (0.65%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.65%) Niku
9 1 (0.65%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.65%) NetApp
9 1 (0.65%) Huawei
9 1 (0.65%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.65%) Triple Point
9 1 (0.65%) Trayport
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