The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 18 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 220 211 224
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 30 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 16
Average daily rate £375 £410 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +8.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £23.88 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £23.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.13% -20.41%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8899 7717 9795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.87% 92.21% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4907 3849 4446
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 603 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Support Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Support Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Support Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Middlesex +2 8 £390 -37.60% 1
West Sussex +3 7 £490 +48.48% 2
Berkshire -7 5 - - 3
Oxfordshire -3 3 £225 -50.68%
Buckinghamshire -17 2 £285 -
Kent - 1 £260 - 1
Surrey - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 25 (48.08%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) Windows
3 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.15%) Finance
5 10 (19.23%) SLA
5 10 (19.23%) Incident Management
6 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 8 (15.38%) SAP
6 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 8 (15.38%) Office 365
7 7 (13.46%) ITIL V3
7 7 (13.46%) Service Management
7 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
7 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (13.46%) MCDST
7 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
8 6 (11.54%) Sun
8 6 (11.54%) Cisco
8 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (11.54%) Service Desk Management
9 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
9 5 (9.62%) LAN
9 5 (9.62%) WAN
9 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
9 5 (9.62%) MS Office
9 5 (9.62%) VMware
10 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (7.69%) Network Security
10 4 (7.69%) Performance Management

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Office
2 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) LAN
1 5 (9.62%) WAN
2 4 (7.69%) Network Security
2 4 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.92%) Hudson
1 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Replication
2 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.77%) Linux
4 3 (5.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) ITIL
2 10 (19.23%) Incident Management
3 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 7 (13.46%) ITIL V3
4 7 (13.46%) Service Management
4 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
5 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (11.54%) Service Desk Management
6 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.69%) Change Management
6 4 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.77%) Release Management
8 2 (3.85%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.85%) Process Management
9 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.92%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.92%) C#
2 1 (1.92%) C++
2 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (13.46%) MCDST
2 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SLA
2 4 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.92%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.92%) SCSM
3 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) SAP
3 6 (11.54%) Sun
3 6 (11.54%) Cisco
4 5 (9.62%) VMware
5 3 (5.77%) HP
5 3 (5.77%) Dell
6 2 (3.85%) Thunderhead
6 2 (3.85%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix
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