The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
London / City of London
Rank 137 133 154
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 17 18 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.59% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.61% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 29
Median daily rate £433 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £379 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £449 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.18% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2811 2943 4889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.45% 95.80% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2242 2304 3778
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 44 80
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +34.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 19 (63.33%) ITIL
2 16 (53.33%) Service Delivery
3 12 (40.00%) Service Management
4 9 (30.00%) SLA
5 6 (20.00%) ITSM
5 6 (20.00%) Finance
5 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.33%) Service Design
8 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (10.00%) Ticket Management
8 3 (10.00%) Line Management
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (10.00%) Windows
9 2 (6.67%) SAP
9 2 (6.67%) CRM
9 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
9 2 (6.67%) ERP
9 2 (6.67%) LAN
9 2 (6.67%) WAN
9 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (6.67%) QA
9 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
1 2 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.33%) BYOD
3 1 (3.33%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) ITIL
2 16 (53.33%) Service Delivery
3 12 (40.00%) Service Management
4 6 (20.00%) ITSM
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) Service Design
7 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (10.00%) Line Management
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (10.00%) Ticket Management
8 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.67%) CRM
8 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.67%) ERP
8 2 (6.67%) Product Management
8 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.67%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Remedy
2 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.33%) Wyse
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