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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Manager
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 43 45
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% 0.23%
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 £425 £418 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.67% +17.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
236 361 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 92.55% 94.50% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 242 284
Median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £750 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 26
Median hourly rate £39.88 £37.50 £31.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.33% +19.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.10 £14.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £69.07 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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