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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 397 405 385
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 28 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.099% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 22
Average daily rate
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£500 £373 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.22% -1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £222 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £465 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £373 £225
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +65.77%
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 £18.00
% 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
22595 23409 24351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.27% 93.01% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15641 16101 16015
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 426 624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 September 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 September 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 +27 9 £478 +36.42% 9
Chiswick - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 22 (28.21%) ITIL
1 22 (28.21%) Windows
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.92%) Finance
3 19 (24.36%) Banking
4 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (19.23%) Change Management
6 13 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 12 (15.38%) SQL
8 11 (14.10%) Oracle
8 11 (14.10%) UNIX
9 10 (12.82%) Back Office
10 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
10 9 (11.54%) CRM
10 9 (11.54%) Investment Banking
10 9 (11.54%) QA
11 8 (10.26%) Line Management
11 8 (10.26%) Project Management
11 8 (10.26%) MS Exchange
11 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
12 7 (8.97%) N-Tier
12 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (8.97%) Windows 7
12 7 (8.97%) Incident Management
13 6 (7.69%) iSeries
13 6 (7.69%) IBM

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.13%) Lync
4 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.28%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.28%) Endur
2 1 (1.28%) Algo Collateral
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) FTP
2 1 (1.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) OLAP
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.28%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Toad
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 21 (26.92%) Finance
2 19 (24.36%) Banking
3 10 (12.82%) Back Office
4 9 (11.54%) Investment Banking
5 6 (7.69%) Front Office
6 3 (3.85%) Publishing
7 2 (2.56%) Retail
8 1 (1.28%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (1.28%) French Language
8 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.28%) Legal
8 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) .NET
1 3 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.97%) N-Tier
3 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.69%) AS400
3 6 (7.69%) Clustering
3 6 (7.69%) iSeries
4 5 (6.41%) Derivative
4 5 (6.41%) Fixed Income
4 5 (6.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.13%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.56%) NHS
6 2 (2.56%) Equities
6 2 (2.56%) User Experience
7 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.28%) FMCG
7 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.28%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.21%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) UNIX
3 7 (8.97%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) ITIL
2 15 (19.23%) Change Management
3 13 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 9 (11.54%) CRM
5 8 (10.26%) Project Management
5 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.26%) Line Management
6 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.97%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.69%) Service Management
8 5 (6.41%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (5.13%) Performance Management
9 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.85%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.85%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) Java
3 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.85%) C#
4 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) Degree
5 1 (1.28%) MCSE
5 1 (1.28%) CCNP
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) GMP
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.10%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) IBM
3 6 (7.69%) Citrix
4 4 (5.13%) Remedy
4 4 (5.13%) ION Trading
5 2 (2.56%) Murex
6 1 (1.28%) Sun
6 1 (1.28%) Sybase
6 1 (1.28%) SAP
6 1 (1.28%) Cognos
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco
6 1 (1.28%) Triple Point
6 1 (1.28%) Trayport
6 1 (1.28%) Charles River
6 1 (1.28%) OpenLink
6 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
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