The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had ITIL Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Service Manager
England / London
Rank 381 391 376
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Service Manager 14 22 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 23
Median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £298 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18033 20348 20215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.74% 95.12% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12895 14394 14249
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 312 339
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

ITIL Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ITIL Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

ITIL Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ITIL Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

ITIL Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Service Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

ITIL Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

ITIL Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ITIL Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

ITIL Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, ITIL 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 London region featuring ITIL Service Manager in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (60.71%) Service Delivery
3 15 (53.57%) Service Management
4 11 (39.29%) Service Design
5 10 (35.71%) SLA
6 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
7 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 8 (28.57%) ITIL V3
8 7 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (17.86%) Project Management
10 4 (14.29%) Windows
11 3 (10.71%) Change Management
11 3 (10.71%) ITSM
11 3 (10.71%) Finance
11 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
11 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
11 3 (10.71%) Release Management
11 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
12 2 (7.14%) CMDB
12 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
12 2 (7.14%) Transition Management
12 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
12 2 (7.14%) Office 365
12 2 (7.14%) Open Source
12 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
12 2 (7.14%) Information Security
12 2 (7.14%) Telecoms

ITIL Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) CMDB
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.57%) SCORM
2 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (60.71%) Service Delivery
3 15 (53.57%) Service Management
4 11 (39.29%) Service Design
5 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) ITIL V3
6 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
7 5 (17.86%) Project Management
8 3 (10.71%) Change Management
8 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
8 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.71%) ITSM
8 3 (10.71%) Release Management
8 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.14%) Information Security
9 2 (7.14%) Open Source
9 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
9 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
9 2 (7.14%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) COBIT
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Apple
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Mercator
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Toshiba