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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 47 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.93% 0.60% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.65% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£515 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £346 £361
% change year-on-year
+11.91% -4.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £22.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.17 £22.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.02% +15.78%
Job Titles Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
499 309 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.75% 91.96% 91.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 139 233
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 45
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.80 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Service Manager
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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
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 25 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 5 £515 - 1
Durham - - - - 2
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) CMMI
4 2 (28.57%) ISO 14001
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
4 2 (28.57%) BS7799
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 2 (28.57%) BS15000
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL V2
5 1 (14.29%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Java EE
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) CMMI
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL V2
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) BS7799
2 2 (28.57%) BS15000
2 2 (28.57%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) CA
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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