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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Manager
Rank 472 450 456
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 85 89 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 58 33
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£360 £333 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £110 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £25.50 - £23.19
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 - £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 - £25.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.19
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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
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 -6 37 £369 -4.83% 20
South East -1 25 £400 +29.03% 4
West Midlands +8 7 £338 -3.57%
Yorkshire -9 7 £350 -6.66% 4
East Midlands +3 3 £325 +195.45% 4
East of England 0 3 - - 2
North West -10 2 £388 - 5
South West -16 1 - - 2
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Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 41 (29.93%) ITIL
2 36 (26.28%) Finance
3 24 (17.52%) SLA
3 24 (17.52%) Project Management
4 18 (13.14%) Microsoft
4 18 (13.14%) SharePoint
4 18 (13.14%) Windows
5 16 (11.68%) MS Office
6 14 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (9.49%) SAP
8 11 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (8.03%) Telecoms
8 11 (8.03%) Risk Management
9 10 (7.30%) Change Management
9 10 (7.30%) SQL
9 10 (7.30%) Problem Management
9 10 (7.30%) Incident Management
9 10 (7.30%) Banking
10 9 (6.57%) Investment Banking
10 9 (6.57%) PRINCE2
10 9 (6.57%) MS Excel
10 9 (6.57%) Front Office
10 9 (6.57%) Line Management
11 8 (5.84%) Back Office
11 8 (5.84%) Service Management
11 8 (5.84%) VMware
11 8 (5.84%) SCCM
11 8 (5.84%) Security Cleared
11 8 (5.84%) Lync
12 7 (5.11%) Time Management

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (13.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.84%) Lync
3 3 (2.19%) IIS
4 2 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.73%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (11.68%) MS Office
2 9 (6.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.19%) MS Project
4 2 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.46%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.73%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.73%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.73%) Endur
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) VPN
2 3 (2.19%) Network Security
2 3 (2.19%) SAN
2 3 (2.19%) VoIP
2 3 (2.19%) WAN
3 2 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.46%) 2G
3 2 (1.46%) LAN
3 2 (1.46%) 3G
3 2 (1.46%) VLAN
3 2 (1.46%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.46%) 4G
4 1 (0.73%) LTE
4 1 (0.73%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.73%) Internet
4 1 (0.73%) DNS
4 1 (0.73%) DHCP
4 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.46%) DB2
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
General
1 36 (26.28%) Finance
2 11 (8.03%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.30%) Banking
4 9 (6.57%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.57%) Front Office
5 8 (5.84%) Back Office
6 6 (4.38%) Marketing
6 6 (4.38%) Retail
7 4 (2.92%) Legal
7 4 (2.92%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.46%) Law
8 2 (1.46%) Billing
9 1 (0.73%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.73%) Electronics
9 1 (0.73%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) .NET
2 2 (1.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.92%) Fixed Income
2 4 (2.92%) Derivative
3 3 (2.19%) SCADA
3 3 (2.19%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.19%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.19%) Equities
4 2 (1.46%) Clustering
4 2 (1.46%) Handset
4 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.46%) PMI
4 2 (1.46%) PKI
4 2 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.46%) iSeries
4 2 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.73%) iPad
5 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.73%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.14%) Windows
2 6 (4.38%) Windows 7
3 5 (3.65%) UNIX
4 4 (2.92%) Linux
5 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.46%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.93%) ITIL
2 24 (17.52%) Project Management
3 14 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (8.03%) Risk Management
5 10 (7.30%) Change Management
5 10 (7.30%) Problem Management
5 10 (7.30%) Incident Management
6 9 (6.57%) PRINCE2
6 9 (6.57%) Line Management
7 8 (5.84%) Service Management
8 7 (5.11%) Time Management
8 7 (5.11%) Data Management
8 7 (5.11%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.38%) Asset Management
10 5 (3.65%) Change Control
10 5 (3.65%) Analytics
10 5 (3.65%) Performance Management
10 5 (3.65%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.30%) SQL
2 2 (1.46%) C#
2 2 (1.46%) Java
2 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.73%) C
3 1 (0.73%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (5.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.65%) Degree
3 4 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.19%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.19%) CIPD
5 2 (1.46%) CISA
5 2 (1.46%) CISM
5 2 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.46%) PMP
5 2 (1.46%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.46%) CISSP
5 2 (1.46%) APMP
6 1 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.52%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.19%) QA
3 3 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.46%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (3.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.92%) vSphere
3 1 (0.73%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) SCCM
2 3 (2.19%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.73%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 18 (13.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.49%) SAP
3 8 (5.84%) VMware
4 7 (5.11%) Oracle
5 4 (2.92%) Charles River
6 3 (2.19%) Apple
6 3 (2.19%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.46%) Murex
7 2 (1.46%) IBM
7 2 (1.46%) HP
7 2 (1.46%) Citrix
7 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.46%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (0.73%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.73%) Trayport
8 1 (0.73%) Triple Point
8 1 (0.73%) Huawei
8 1 (0.73%) Niku
8 1 (0.73%) OpenLink
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