The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Services Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Director
England / London
Rank 393 406 413
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Services Director 7 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.051% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.054% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 4
Median daily rate £775 £750 £775
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £675 £610
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £960 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £950 £700 £1,100
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18124 20377 20176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.02% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12990 14443 14183
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 307 337
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Services Director
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Services Director in the job title.

Services Director Jobs Demand Trend in London

Services Director
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Services Director Daily Rate Trend in London

Services Director
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Services Director across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Services Director Daily Rate Histogram in London

Services Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Services Director 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 Services Director in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) PMO
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
4 1 (9.09%) SCOM
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (9.09%) PaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Puppet
4 1 (9.09%) SLA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) LAN

Services Director 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) MPLS
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Service Design
3 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) PMO
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco