The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 110 103 99
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 3 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% 1.07% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 1.17% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 4
Average daily rate £463 £361 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.11% +12.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £355 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £444 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £379 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -9.09%
Service Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1799 1883 1637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.83% 91.72% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1168 1042 876
Average daily rate £375 £368 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 118 104
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.70 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% -25.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Andover - 1 £450 -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 17 (89.47%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) Service Management
3 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
4 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 3 (15.79%) ERP
7 3 (15.79%) SLA
7 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
7 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
8 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Banking
8 2 (10.53%) Retail
8 2 (10.53%) Billing
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
9 1 (5.26%) MS Project
9 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.26%) CRM
9 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.26%) PMP
9 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
9 1 (5.26%) Migration

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Billing
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) Service Management
3 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Change Control
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA