The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had IT Support Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Manager
Rank 635 616 592
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -24
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 16 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.015% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.016% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 10
Median daily rate £325 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £176 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £335 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £200 £350
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured IT Support Manager in the job title.

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

IT Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

IT Support Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IT Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK.

IT Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 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
England -2 14 £313 +25.00% 11
London -6 7 £325 -7.14% 3
South East - 4 £175 - 3
Oxfordshire - 3 £175 -
North West - 2 £413 - 2
East Midlands +18 1 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +1 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £300 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £525 -
Surrey - 1 £500 - 1
City of London - 1 £325 -
Warrington - 1 £525 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 - - 1

IT Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT 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 featuring IT Support Manager in the job title.

1 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (40.00%) MS Office
4 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 12 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (22.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
6 9 (22.50%) Office 365
7 8 (20.00%) Network Security
8 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (17.50%) Asset Management
8 7 (17.50%) ITIL
8 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
8 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
8 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (15.00%) Finance
9 6 (15.00%) Apache
9 6 (15.00%) Sophos
9 6 (15.00%) IIS
9 6 (15.00%) VMware
9 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
10 5 (12.50%) Linux
10 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
10 5 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012

IT Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (15.00%) Apache
1 6 (15.00%) IIS
2 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.00%) WordPress
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (40.00%) MS Office
2 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (22.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Office 365
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Network Security
2 4 (10.00%) Intranet
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) LAN
3 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) IMAP
4 1 (2.50%) SMTP
4 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.50%) VoIP
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Legal
3 2 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) iPhone
3 1 (2.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 12 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.50%) Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Fedora
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Asset Management
1 7 (17.50%) ITIL
1 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
1 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.50%) Project Management
3 3 (7.50%) Service Management
4 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.00%) Release Management
4 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) CRM
5 1 (2.50%) Document Management
5 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.50%) Time Management
5 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.50%) MCITP
4 1 (2.50%) MCP
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) MCTS
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Sophos
2 6 (15.00%) VMware
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) Google
5 2 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (2.50%) Adobe
6 1 (2.50%) Avaya
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) Mitel
6 1 (2.50%) Veeam
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