The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 65 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.51% 0.74% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.79% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.17 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+28.02% +12.82%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
738 763 821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.54% 94.43% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 368 380
Average daily rate £325 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 28
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.60 £18.00 £34.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Service Manager
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Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Service Manager
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Service Management
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) iPad
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 1 (9.09%) JMS
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) XML

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (9.09%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) JMS
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
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