The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.08% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £402 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.74% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.92 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +22.34%
Service Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
263 189 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 91.00% 87.91% 89.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 123 94
Average daily rate £375 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £493 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 5 12
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.90 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £65.60 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Demand Management
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Electronics
5 1 (12.50%) VMware

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Demand Management
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware