The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 23 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 Middlesex 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 22 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.40% 0.49% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 0.54% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate £390 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 - £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.47% -9.33%
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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
237 186 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 94.80% 90.29% 85.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 105 146
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £502 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 18
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +22.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Support Manager
South East

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Manager across the Middlesex region.

Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Support Manager
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) SAP
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (75.00%) Sun
3 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) SAP
2 6 (75.00%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft