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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Director
Rank 423 420 418
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Services Director 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.017% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.018% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Median daily rate £550 £900 £900
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £620 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £900 £1,010
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £700 £1,150
% change year-on-year
-82.14% -39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Services Director
England

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
20603 22082 22266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.17% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14942 15388 15536
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 375 402
Median hourly rate £17.89 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 24 June 2016.

Services Director Daily Rate Histogram in London

Services Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 9 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 4 (26.67%) Open Source
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
5 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (20.00%) HBase
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (20.00%) Service Design
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (13.33%) SFIA
6 2 (13.33%) Pentaho
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
6 2 (13.33%) Data Management
6 2 (13.33%) Information Management
6 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (13.33%) Tableau

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (20.00%) HBase
1 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) ERwin
2 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
2 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Open Source
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Service Design
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) SFIA
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) CA
1 2 (13.33%) Informatica
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Tableau
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.67%) Black Duck
2 1 (6.67%) Coverity
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com