The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire 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 120 99 105
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 9 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.52% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate £650 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £340 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £440 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £23.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.13% -20.41%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2402 1935 2372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.50% 94.25% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1514 959 1202
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £182 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 140 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £27.00
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 Yorkshire

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

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Support Manager
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -22 4 £650 +67.74%
South Yorkshire 0 1 - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
Support Manager
England

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 10 (58.82%) ITIL
1 10 (58.82%) Service Management
2 7 (41.18%) Identity Management
2 7 (41.18%) Supplier Management
2 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Migration
4 5 (29.41%) Remedy
5 4 (23.53%) InfoPath
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (23.53%) Test Management
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (23.53%) System Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Workflow
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (23.53%) SOA
5 4 (23.53%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) RDF
5 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 4 (23.53%) SQL

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
1 1 (5.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle OLAP
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
1 4 (23.53%) XML
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
1 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
1 10 (58.82%) Service Management
2 7 (41.18%) Identity Management
2 7 (41.18%) Supplier Management
2 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Test Management
4 4 (23.53%) System Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) SOA
4 4 (23.53%) ETL
4 4 (23.53%) RDF
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
1 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Remedy
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco