The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank - 55 45
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.50% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.55% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £500 £725
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
466 547 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 93.01% 91.78% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 304 191
Average daily rate £425 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £178 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 93 54
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £37.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Manager across the Essex region.

Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Manager across the Essex region.

Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Support Manager
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) assyst
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) assyst
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp