The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London 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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Manager
England / London
Rank 379 363 367
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 28 53 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 38 27
Median daily rate £400 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £259 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £607
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18312 20065 20017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.11% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13122 14196 14113
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 305 329
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Support Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Support Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Support Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 6 £425 +70.00% 2
Support Manager
England

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 London region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 28 (47.46%) ITIL
2 19 (32.20%) Service Delivery
3 15 (25.42%) Service Management
3 15 (25.42%) Finance
4 14 (23.73%) Project Management
5 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
6 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
7 8 (13.56%) SLA
7 8 (13.56%) IBM
7 8 (13.56%) Change Management
7 8 (13.56%) Banking
8 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
8 7 (11.86%) DevOps
8 7 (11.86%) Service Design
9 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
9 6 (10.17%) Windows
9 6 (10.17%) QA
9 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
10 5 (8.47%) Release Management
10 5 (8.47%) SQL
10 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
10 5 (8.47%) Virtual Team Management
10 5 (8.47%) Virtual Team
11 4 (6.78%) Cognos
11 4 (6.78%) Linux
11 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
11 4 (6.78%) Performance Management
11 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared

Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DHCP
1 2 (3.39%) DNS
1 2 (3.39%) LAN
1 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.39%) VoIP
1 2 (3.39%) WAN
1 2 (3.39%) Wireless
2 1 (1.69%) BGP
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (1.69%) HSRP
2 1 (1.69%) IPsec
2 1 (1.69%) NX-OS
2 1 (1.69%) OSPF
2 1 (1.69%) SSL
2 1 (1.69%) VPN
2 1 (1.69%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.69%) MS Access
2 1 (1.69%) MySQL
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Billing
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) LAMP
1 1 (1.69%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.08%) NHS
3 2 (3.39%) CMDB
3 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.69%) BYOD
4 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Unix
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) ITIL
2 19 (32.20%) Service Delivery
3 15 (25.42%) Service Management
4 14 (23.73%) Project Management
5 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.56%) Change Management
8 7 (11.86%) DevOps
8 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
8 7 (11.86%) Service Design
9 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
10 5 (8.47%) Release Management
10 5 (8.47%) Virtual Team Management
11 4 (6.78%) Migration
11 4 (6.78%) Performance Management
12 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
12 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
12 3 (5.08%) Resource Management
12 3 (5.08%) Risk Management
12 3 (5.08%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) CTC Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.39%) PMP
4 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.69%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) ECDL
5 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) SLA
2 6 (10.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) IBM
3 4 (6.78%) Cognos
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) arcserve
6 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.69%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) Reuters
6 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.69%) VMware
6 1 (1.69%) Wyse