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 27 June 2016 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Manager
Rank 405 383 377
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 21 41 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 31
Median daily rate £388 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £317 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £650 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
20697 21745 22109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.60% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15018 15188 15374
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 363 401
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +32 3 £350 -12.50% 4
Docklands, London - 1 £525 -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 31 (36.90%) ITIL
1 31 (36.90%) Windows
2 25 (29.76%) Microsoft
3 22 (26.19%) Security Cleared
4 19 (22.62%) Windows 7
5 18 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 16 (19.05%) Finance
6 16 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 16 (19.05%) MS Office
7 15 (17.86%) Windows 8
7 15 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
9 13 (15.48%) Service Management
9 13 (15.48%) Service Delivery
10 12 (14.29%) Oracle
10 12 (14.29%) Asset Management
11 10 (11.90%) Linux
12 9 (10.71%) SQL
12 9 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (10.71%) ITSM
12 9 (10.71%) Network Security
12 9 (10.71%) Office 365
13 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (9.52%) CTC Cleared
13 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
13 8 (9.52%) SLA
14 7 (8.33%) Banking
14 7 (8.33%) Investment Banking
14 7 (8.33%) DevOps

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 5 (5.95%) Apache
1 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (19.05%) MS Excel
1 16 (19.05%) MS Office
2 14 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Office 365
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) Network Security
2 3 (3.57%) Firewall
3 2 (2.38%) Intranet
3 2 (2.38%) LAN
3 2 (2.38%) VPN
3 2 (2.38%) WAN
4 1 (1.19%) DNS
4 1 (1.19%) Extranet
4 1 (1.19%) LDAP
4 1 (1.19%) SSH
4 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.19%) DB2
3 1 (1.19%) MySQL
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 16 (19.05%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Banking
2 7 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Law
4 4 (4.76%) Back Office
4 4 (4.76%) Legal
4 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.57%) Front Office
6 2 (2.38%) Retail
7 1 (1.19%) Advertising
7 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) .NET
1 5 (5.95%) CSS
2 2 (2.38%) Middleware
2 2 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.38%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.19%) iPhone
4 1 (1.19%) iSeries
4 1 (1.19%) NHS
4 1 (1.19%) PDA
4 1 (1.19%) Statistics
4 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.90%) Windows
2 19 (22.62%) Windows 7
3 15 (17.86%) Windows 8
4 10 (11.90%) Linux
5 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.95%) Windows Server
7 4 (4.76%) CentOS
7 4 (4.76%) Unix
8 3 (3.57%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.57%) Mac OS X Server
8 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.90%) ITIL
2 15 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.48%) Service Delivery
3 13 (15.48%) Service Management
4 12 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 9 (10.71%) ITSM
6 7 (8.33%) DevOps
7 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.95%) Campaign Management
8 5 (5.95%) Change Management
9 4 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (4.76%) Problem Management
9 4 (4.76%) Project Management
10 3 (3.57%) Budget Control
10 3 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.57%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.57%) Release Management
10 3 (3.57%) Service Design
10 3 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.71%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) Perl
2 5 (5.95%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.76%) Java
4 3 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.19%) Korn
5 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (9.52%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.76%) MCP
7 3 (3.57%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.57%) MCSE
8 2 (2.38%) MCDST
8 2 (2.38%) MCITP
8 2 (2.38%) MCTS
9 1 (1.19%) CCNA
9 1 (1.19%) CISA
9 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.19%) CISSP
9 1 (1.19%) CRISC
9 1 (1.19%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.19%) Degree
9 1 (1.19%) ISACA
9 1 (1.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) SLA
2 4 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.38%) QA
3 2 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.57%) Samba
4 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) SCCM
2 5 (5.95%) Puppet
3 4 (4.76%) ZABBIX
4 3 (3.57%) WSUS
5 2 (2.38%) Control-M
5 2 (2.38%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 25 (29.76%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle
3 6 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.14%) VMware
4 5 (5.95%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.76%) Citrix
5 4 (4.76%) Sybase
6 3 (3.57%) Apple
7 2 (2.38%) ATG
7 2 (2.38%) Avaya
7 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.38%) Cisco
7 2 (2.38%) Google
7 2 (2.38%) iManage
7 2 (2.38%) Pega
7 2 (2.38%) SAP
8 1 (1.19%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.19%) FactSet
8 1 (1.19%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.19%) Reuters