The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 375 394 379
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 34 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 23
Average daily rate
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£500 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £203 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £357 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.59% +12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £108.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
Support Manager
England

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
22473 23388 24374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.79% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15289 16042 15998
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 455 623
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.29 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 22 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
City of London +32 11 £380 -5.00% 8
Canary Wharf - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 28 (32.56%) ITIL
2 24 (27.91%) Finance
3 22 (25.58%) Windows
3 22 (25.58%) Microsoft
4 18 (20.93%) Banking
5 15 (17.44%) Change Management
6 14 (16.28%) SQL
7 11 (12.79%) Oracle
7 11 (12.79%) UNIX
8 10 (11.63%) Back Office
9 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
9 9 (10.47%) CRM
9 9 (10.47%) QA
10 8 (9.30%) MS Exchange
10 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.30%) Investment Banking
11 7 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
11 7 (8.14%) Project Management
11 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.14%) N-Tier
11 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (8.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (8.14%) Incident Management
12 6 (6.98%) Problem Management
12 6 (6.98%) Performance Management
12 6 (6.98%) iSeries
12 6 (6.98%) Windows 7
12 6 (6.98%) DevOps

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.65%) Lync
4 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.16%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.16%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.16%) Algo Collateral
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) FTP
2 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.65%) OLAP
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.16%) DataStage
4 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Toad
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 18 (20.93%) Banking
3 10 (11.63%) Back Office
4 8 (9.30%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.65%) Retail
5 4 (4.65%) Front Office
6 3 (3.49%) Publishing
7 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.16%) Advertising
8 1 (1.16%) Legal
8 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.16%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (1.16%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) .NET
1 3 (3.49%) J2EE
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) N-Tier
1 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.98%) iSeries
2 6 (6.98%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.98%) Clustering
2 6 (6.98%) AS400
2 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.65%) Credit Risk
3 4 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.65%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.49%) Derivative
5 2 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.33%) FMCG
5 2 (2.33%) NHS
6 1 (1.16%) Equities
6 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.16%) EPoS
6 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.16%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Windows
2 11 (12.79%) UNIX
3 6 (6.98%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) ITIL
2 15 (17.44%) Change Management
3 9 (10.47%) CRM
4 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.14%) Project Management
5 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (8.14%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.98%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.98%) Performance Management
6 6 (6.98%) DevOps
6 6 (6.98%) Service Management
7 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.65%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.49%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) SQL
2 4 (4.65%) Java
3 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.49%) C#
4 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) CCNP
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) MCSE
4 1 (1.16%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) GMP
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) SCCM
2 1 (1.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle
3 6 (6.98%) IBM
3 6 (6.98%) Citrix
4 4 (4.65%) Remedy
4 4 (4.65%) ION Trading
5 2 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.16%) Charles River
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco
6 1 (1.16%) Sun
6 1 (1.16%) Murex
6 1 (1.16%) Sybase
6 1 (1.16%) Cognos
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