The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Services Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Director
UK / England
Rank 546 589 576
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Services Director 19 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.037% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.038% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 14
Median daily rate £750 £750 £850
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £332 £609
10% offered a daily rate of more than £990 £930 £1,100
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £675 £1,050
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39224 44183 43962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.93% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25749 28478 28133
Median daily rate £428 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.18% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1333 1606 1775
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Services Director
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Services Director in the job title.

Services Director Jobs Demand Trend in England

Services Director
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Services Director across the England region.

Services Director Daily Rate Trend in England

Services Director
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Services Director across the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Services Director Daily Rate Histogram in England

Services Director
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Services Director within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 10 £775 - 2
South East +23 5 £950 - 1
Yorkshire +13 3 £650 -10.34%
Services Director
UK

Services Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Services Director 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 England region featuring Services Director in the job title.

1 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
2 8 (30.77%) Service Management
3 6 (23.08%) Finance
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Analytics
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) SLA
5 3 (11.54%) Service Design
6 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
6 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) NHS
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) C
6 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Machine Learning
7 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.85%) IaaS
7 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager

Services Director Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) MPLS
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
1 1 (3.85%) VLAN
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
2 8 (30.77%) Service Management
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Analytics
5 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) Service Design
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Machine Learning
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.85%) Change Management
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (3.85%) Fujitsu
2 1 (3.85%) IBM