The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 102 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 10 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 1.11% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.21% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 17
Median daily rate £325 £355 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -15.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £302 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £449 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £25.50 £21.91
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +16.36%
Service Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1823 2318 2496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.77% 92.09% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 1213 1296
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 147 62
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.98 £47.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Bracknell +2 4 £325 -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Service 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 Berkshire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Service Management
2 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (15.38%) SLA
3 4 (15.38%) Service Design
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.69%) QA
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (7.69%) Business Development
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 2 (7.69%) ITSM
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Office 365
6 1 (3.85%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (3.85%) SCSM
6 1 (3.85%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) Yammer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) Yammer
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) CESG
1 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
2 7 (26.92%) Service Management
3 4 (15.38%) Service Design
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) Business Development
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) ITSM
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.85%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.85%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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