The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 356 351 353
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 56 38 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 51
Average daily rate £400 £394 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £221 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £617 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £23.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.13% -20.41%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Support Manager
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 15 £244 -42.64% 7
Docklands, London - - - -
Hendon - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Ruislip - - - - 2
Surbiton - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (32.63%) Finance
2 27 (28.42%) ITIL
3 21 (22.11%) Project Management
4 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
5 16 (16.84%) Banking
6 15 (15.79%) Windows
6 15 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 14 (14.74%) Service Delivery
8 13 (13.68%) SQL
9 8 (8.42%) CRM
10 7 (7.37%) Oracle
10 7 (7.37%) Retail
10 7 (7.37%) Incident Management
10 7 (7.37%) Problem Management
10 7 (7.37%) QA
10 7 (7.37%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (6.32%) Investment Banking
11 6 (6.32%) Change Management
11 6 (6.32%) Back Office
11 6 (6.32%) VMware
11 6 (6.32%) MS Office
11 6 (6.32%) N-Tier
12 5 (5.26%) UNIX
12 5 (5.26%) Client/Server
12 5 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (5.26%) Management Information System

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.05%) Documentum
2 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.05%) CMS
2 1 (1.05%) LiveLink
2 1 (1.05%) Captiva
2 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.05%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 15 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.32%) MS Office
3 4 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.21%) MS Project
4 3 (3.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.11%) Changepoint
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.05%) Retail-J
4 1 (1.05%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) Broadband
1 2 (2.11%) VoIP
2 1 (1.05%) Intranet
2 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.05%) PBX
2 1 (1.05%) SAN
2 1 (1.05%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.05%) DTS
3 1 (1.05%) MS Access
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Hudson
1 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (32.63%) Finance
2 16 (16.84%) Banking
3 7 (7.37%) Retail
4 6 (6.32%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.32%) Back Office
5 4 (4.21%) Front Office
6 3 (3.16%) Legal
6 3 (3.16%) Marketing
7 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.11%) Advertising
8 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) Web Services
2 1 (1.05%) XML
2 1 (1.05%) HTML
2 1 (1.05%) .NET
2 1 (1.05%) Flash
2 1 (1.05%) JSON
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (6.32%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.21%) Equities
4 2 (2.11%) EPoS
5 1 (1.05%) NHS
5 1 (1.05%) BBC
5 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.05%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.05%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.79%) Windows
2 5 (5.26%) UNIX
3 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.42%) ITIL
2 21 (22.11%) Project Management
3 14 (14.74%) Service Delivery
4 8 (8.42%) CRM
5 7 (7.37%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.37%) Problem Management
5 7 (7.37%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.32%) Change Management
7 5 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.26%) Service Management
8 4 (4.21%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.21%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.16%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.16%) Change Control
10 2 (2.11%) Data Architecture
10 2 (2.11%) Web Development
10 2 (2.11%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.68%) SQL
2 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.05%) C
3 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.05%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.05%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (1.05%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) Degree
3 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.05%) ACCA
4 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.05%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) vSphere
3 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.37%) Oracle
3 6 (6.32%) VMware
4 4 (4.21%) TIBCO
4 4 (4.21%) Sybase
5 3 (3.16%) SAP
6 2 (2.11%) Sun
6 2 (2.11%) Remedy
6 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.05%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.05%) NetApp
7 1 (1.05%) HP
7 1 (1.05%) EMC
7 1 (1.05%) Open Text
7 1 (1.05%) SimCorp
7 1 (1.05%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.05%) FactSet
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day + "please quote"
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coal IT Services
Rate: Unspecified Rate negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Applitracker
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago