The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 28 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.91% 1.89% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 2.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £408 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.52 £26.83
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +13.75%
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 Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
202 192 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 96.65% 90.57% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 104 125
Median daily rate £370 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 9
Median hourly rate £43.00 £33.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.40% +159.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -2.06%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 Middlesex region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Back Office

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA