Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Manager was £588 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Support Manager
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 63 78
Rank change year-on-year +13 +15 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Support Manager 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.22% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Lancashire median daily rate £588 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.42% -17.50% +31.58%
10th Percentile £569 £329 £475
90th Percentile £606 £506 £525
North West median daily rate £588 £400 £500
% change year-on-year +46.88% -20.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £25.12
North West median hourly rate - - £25.12

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Lancashire
Contract vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 428 628 860
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.90% 95.44% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 423 591
Lancashire median daily rate £413 £388 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -10.92% +24.29%
10th Percentile £263 £186 £210
90th Percentile £571 £550 £613
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 68 82
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +5.56% +64.65%
10th Percentile £14.69 £11.19 £18.73
90th Percentile £66.19 £59.31 £49.50
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +25.00%

Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings that featured Support Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Support Manager in Lancashire

Support Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Manager in Lancashire

Support Manager Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the Lancashire region featuring Support Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner