The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank - 68 61
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £200 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £387 £238
% change year-on-year
-1.68% +62.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
729 691 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.16% 92.88% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 331 307
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 66 59
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £22.50 £19.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Manager across the Milton Keynes region.

Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Support Manager
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) SAP

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP