The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dorset region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
South West / Dorset
Rank - 21 28
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 2.93% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.05% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.63 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.48% -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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100 197 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 97.09% 96.10% 98.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 114 131
Median daily rate £363 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £170 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 22
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.63 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -35.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset