The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 50 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 13 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.95% 2.25% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 2.30% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 7
Median daily rate £406 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £376 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £416 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.52 £28.17
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +8.36%
Service Manager
Buckinghamshire

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
637 827 830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.50% 97.75% 94.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 470 496
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 27 41
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.14 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +29.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.04 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.00 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 24 (92.31%) ITIL
2 22 (84.62%) Service Delivery
3 20 (76.92%) Finance
4 19 (73.08%) Service Management
5 14 (53.85%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
7 11 (42.31%) Service Design
8 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
9 9 (34.62%) CRM
10 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
11 4 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (15.38%) Coaching
11 4 (15.38%) Matrix Management
11 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
11 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
11 4 (15.38%) Change Management
12 3 (11.54%) SLA
12 3 (11.54%) Project Management
12 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
13 2 (7.69%) Transition Management
13 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
13 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
13 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
13 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
13 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
13 2 (7.69%) SAP
13 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (7.69%) Remedy
14 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.85%) NGN
General
1 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) ITIL
2 22 (84.62%) Service Delivery
3 19 (73.08%) Service Management
4 11 (42.31%) Service Design
5 9 (34.62%) CRM
6 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
7 4 (15.38%) Change Management
7 4 (15.38%) Coaching
7 4 (15.38%) Matrix Management
7 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
9 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
9 2 (7.69%) Transition Management
10 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (3.85%) Line Management
10 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Remedy
1 2 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft