The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 97 103 110
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 24 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.22% 0.99% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.03% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 9
Median daily rate £361 £361 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £350 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £400 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £386
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +4.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £59.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.52 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+17.95% +13.03%
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
1824 2034 1973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.40% 95.63% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1168 1264 1160
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 134 113
Median hourly rate £21.19 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.35 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Portsmouth - 7 £300 -
Hook +3 6 £361 -
Basingstoke +5 4 £513 +33.98%
Southampton +11 1 £360 -10.00% 1
Fareham - 1 £625 -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Service Manager 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 Hampshire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 23 (62.16%) ITIL
2 16 (43.24%) Service Management
3 12 (32.43%) Change Management
4 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
5 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery
6 9 (24.32%) Service Design
7 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
7 8 (21.62%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (18.92%) Lean Six Sigma
8 7 (18.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (18.92%) Broadband
8 7 (18.92%) ISO 9001
8 7 (18.92%) Digital TV
8 7 (18.92%) Internet
8 7 (18.92%) Six Sigma
9 6 (16.22%) FMCG
9 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
10 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
11 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
11 4 (10.81%) SQL
11 4 (10.81%) VB
11 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (10.81%) Project Management
11 4 (10.81%) Finance
11 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
11 4 (10.81%) Transition Management
12 3 (8.11%) Line Management
12 3 (8.11%) Release Management
12 3 (8.11%) ETL

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) IaaS
1 2 (5.41%) PaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Broadband
1 7 (18.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Billing
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Digital TV
2 6 (16.22%) FMCG
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) CMDB
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) ITIL
2 16 (43.24%) Service Management
3 12 (32.43%) Change Management
4 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery
5 9 (24.32%) Service Design
6 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (18.92%) Lean Six Sigma
7 7 (18.92%) Six Sigma
8 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.81%) Transition Management
9 3 (8.11%) ETL
9 3 (8.11%) Line Management
9 3 (8.11%) Release Management
10 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
10 2 (5.41%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Validation
11 1 (2.70%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
1 4 (10.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) ISO 9001
1 7 (18.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.11%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) CA
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.70%) Rally
1 1 (2.70%) Remedy
1 1 (2.70%) SAP