The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 62 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 2 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.31% 2.97% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 3.26% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £437 - £535
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 - £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 - £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £18.90 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+3.14% +9.23%
Job Titles Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
604 276 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.35% 91.09% 91.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 111 189
Average daily rate £300 £300 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £474 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 33
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% +21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -36 1 £374 -
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (71.43%) NHS
2 5 (71.43%) Intranet
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) Information Management
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Java EE
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Java EE
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) NHS
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Information Management
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat