The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had Support Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank - 41 46
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £406 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Support Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
289 390 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 95.07% 92.86% 93.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 265 278
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £162 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £740 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 23
Median hourly rate £39.75 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.02 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Lancashire region that featured Support Manager in the job title.

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Lancashire region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Samsung
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Verint
2 1 (50.00%) AirWatch

Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Samsung
1 1 (50.00%) Verint