The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 54 72 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 2 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.82% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.86% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 12
Median daily rate £425 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +26.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £386
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +4.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.52 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+17.95% +13.03%
Service Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
550 816 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.70% 95.77% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 470 478
Median daily rate £375 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 72 82
Median hourly rate £39.50 £19.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.89% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) WorldPay
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (25.00%) WorldPay