The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 33 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 3 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.26% 3.89% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 4.35% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
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£375 £500 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +44.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 - £20.00
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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 Basingstoke 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
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
217 230 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 90.79% 89.49% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 138 74
Average daily rate £334 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £261 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 11 28
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £175.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Service Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Service 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 Service Manager in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Service 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 Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware