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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 364 386 341
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 45 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 32
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£488 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £224 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £405
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £18.63 - £19.21
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 - £12.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 - £25.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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
21269 22575 19948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.08% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15335 15541 13354
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Support Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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 +7 7 £375 +20.00% 7
Hackney - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 20 (27.78%) ITIL
3 13 (18.06%) Banking
4 12 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 11 (15.28%) SQL
5 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
6 10 (13.89%) Project Management
7 9 (12.50%) Oracle
7 9 (12.50%) Windows
7 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.11%) MS Office
8 8 (11.11%) UNIX
8 8 (11.11%) Back Office
9 7 (9.72%) Front Office
9 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
9 7 (9.72%) Fixed Income
9 7 (9.72%) SCCM
9 7 (9.72%) Lync
10 6 (8.33%) Asset Management
10 6 (8.33%) Data Management
11 5 (6.94%) Incident Management
11 5 (6.94%) ION Trading
11 5 (6.94%) SLA
11 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
11 5 (6.94%) Line Management
12 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
12 4 (5.56%) Performance Management
12 4 (5.56%) ION MarketView

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.72%) Lync
3 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Office
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) ION MarketView
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.78%) Markit EDM
4 1 (1.39%) LatentZero
4 1 (1.39%) Endur
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) DHCP
1 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.39%) DNS
1 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) DB2
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Banking
3 12 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 8 (11.11%) Back Office
5 7 (9.72%) Front Office
6 3 (4.17%) Marketing
6 3 (4.17%) Legal
7 2 (2.78%) Billing
8 1 (1.39%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (1.39%) Retail
8 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.39%) Advertising
8 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) .NET
1 3 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Fixed Income
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (5.56%) Derivative
3 3 (4.17%) Equities
4 2 (2.78%) iSeries
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Handset
5 1 (1.39%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (1.39%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.78%) ITIL
2 10 (13.89%) Project Management
3 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 6 (8.33%) Data Management
5 5 (6.94%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (6.94%) Line Management
6 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.56%) Service Management
6 4 (5.56%) Logistics
7 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.78%) Analytics
8 2 (2.78%) People Management
8 2 (2.78%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (2.78%) Investment Management
8 2 (2.78%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) C#
2 3 (4.17%) Java
2 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) CIPD
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.39%) CCNP
3 1 (1.39%) MCSE
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.39%) GMP
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) ION Trading
4 4 (5.56%) Charles River
5 3 (4.17%) SAP
6 2 (2.78%) Murex
6 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.39%) thinkFolio
7 1 (1.39%) OpenLink
7 1 (1.39%) Niku
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) Dell
7 1 (1.39%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.39%) Trayport
7 1 (1.39%) Triple Point
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £0.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
TELSTRA Associates
Rate: From £200 to £225 per day £200-225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago