The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 58 65 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 14 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.54% 0.69% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 0.74% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.31% -1.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +3.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
835 814 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.66% 94.21% 92.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 428 282
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 39 37
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £9.00 £10.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £38.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title.

1 27 (81.82%) ITIL
2 26 (78.79%) Service Delivery
3 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
5 14 (42.42%) PRINCE2
6 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 12 (36.36%) Service Management
7 11 (33.33%) MS Visio
8 10 (30.30%) SLA
8 10 (30.30%) Finance
8 10 (30.30%) DV Cleared
9 9 (27.27%) People Management
10 7 (21.21%) MS Office
11 6 (18.18%) Transition Management
11 6 (18.18%) OVSD
12 5 (15.15%) MS Project
13 4 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (12.12%) HP
13 4 (12.12%) Project Management
13 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (12.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (9.09%) IaaS
14 3 (9.09%) SaaS
14 3 (9.09%) PaaS
14 3 (9.09%) APMP
14 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
14 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
14 3 (9.09%) Benchmarking
15 2 (6.06%) BMC
15 2 (6.06%) NetApp

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 7 (21.21%) MS Office
3 5 (15.15%) MS Project
4 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
1 3 (9.09%) PaaS
1 3 (9.09%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) NHS
1 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) ITIL
2 26 (78.79%) Service Delivery
3 14 (42.42%) PRINCE2
4 12 (36.36%) Service Management
5 9 (27.27%) People Management
6 6 (18.18%) Transition Management
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 3 (9.09%) Benchmarking
8 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
9 2 (6.06%) Coaching
9 2 (6.06%) ITSM
9 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
9 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
9 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
9 2 (6.06%) Business Process Improvement
10 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (3.03%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (9.09%) APMP
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) OVSD
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) BMC
3 2 (6.06%) NetApp
3 2 (6.06%) NetScout
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
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