The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 64 76 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 25 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.92% 0.76% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 0.82% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £305 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +3.14%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1202 1103 740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.32% 93.71% 90.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 581 419
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £218 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 55 69
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.73 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £22.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +7 14 £400 +16.31% 1
High Wycombe - 1 £375 -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 36 (80.00%) ITIL
2 34 (75.56%) Service Delivery
3 27 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 26 (57.78%) SC Cleared
5 20 (44.44%) SLA
6 18 (40.00%) PRINCE2
7 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
8 15 (33.33%) Service Management
9 14 (31.11%) MS Visio
10 13 (28.89%) Finance
11 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared
11 10 (22.22%) People Management
12 9 (20.00%) MS Office
13 8 (17.78%) MS Project
13 8 (17.78%) HP
14 7 (15.56%) OVSD
15 6 (13.33%) Transition Management
15 6 (13.33%) Cisco
15 6 (13.33%) BMC
15 6 (13.33%) NetApp
15 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
15 6 (13.33%) Project Management
15 6 (13.33%) Performance Management
15 6 (13.33%) NetScout
15 6 (13.33%) Information Assurance
15 6 (13.33%) Business Process Improvement
16 5 (11.11%) Change Management
16 5 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (11.11%) Capacity Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Visio
2 9 (20.00%) MS Office
3 8 (17.78%) MS Project
4 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) SaaS
1 3 (6.67%) PaaS
1 3 (6.67%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) ITIL
2 34 (75.56%) Service Delivery
3 18 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 15 (33.33%) Service Management
5 10 (22.22%) People Management
6 6 (13.33%) Transition Management
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 6 (13.33%) Information Assurance
6 6 (13.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 6 (13.33%) Project Management
6 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.11%) Change Management
7 5 (11.11%) Capacity Management
8 3 (6.67%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.67%) Coaching
8 3 (6.67%) PRINCE
8 3 (6.67%) Benchmarking
8 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (57.78%) SC Cleared
3 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (6.67%) APMP
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.22%) Degree
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (44.44%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) OVSD
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) HP
3 6 (13.33%) BMC
3 6 (13.33%) NetApp
3 6 (13.33%) NetScout
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco
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