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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 105 89 93
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 16 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.76% 0.96% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.02% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 22
Average daily rate
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£360 £354 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £330 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £22.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -15.38%
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
1926 1672 1902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.02% 93.99% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1131 974 1010
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 140 187
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 15 September 2014. 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
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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
Southampton -9 3 £288 -30.93%
Farnborough - 3 £408 - 1
Winchester - - - -
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 25 (73.53%) Service Management
2 21 (61.76%) ITIL
3 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
4 12 (35.29%) Project Management
4 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
5 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
6 10 (29.41%) Internet
6 10 (29.41%) Six Sigma
6 10 (29.41%) DTV
6 10 (29.41%) Broadband
6 10 (29.41%) ISO 9001
6 10 (29.41%) Lean Six Sigma
6 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared
7 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (17.65%) Matrix Management
8 6 (17.65%) Security Architecture
8 6 (17.65%) MS Project
8 6 (17.65%) HP
9 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
10 4 (11.76%) Change Management
10 4 (11.76%) SAN
11 3 (8.82%) Remedy
11 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
11 3 (8.82%) Amdocs
11 3 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
11 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (5.88%) Software Distribution
12 2 (5.88%) Legal

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 6 (17.65%) MS Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) Broadband
1 10 (29.41%) Internet
2 4 (11.76%) SAN
General
1 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) DTV
2 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.94%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Service Management
2 21 (61.76%) ITIL
3 12 (35.29%) Project Management
4 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
5 10 (29.41%) Six Sigma
5 10 (29.41%) Lean Six Sigma
6 6 (17.65%) Matrix Management
6 6 (17.65%) Security Architecture
7 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
8 4 (11.76%) Change Management
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
9 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Software Distribution
11 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (2.94%) Transition Management
11 1 (2.94%) People Management
11 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
11 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) ISO 9001
2 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (8.82%) Remedy
2 3 (8.82%) Amdocs
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft