The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 31 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 9 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.46% 1.64% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £268 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £386 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.20% +10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £28.17 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+8.36% +28.02%
Service Manager
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
346 356 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.54% 97.27% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 237 144
Average daily rate £425 £400 £422
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 7
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.40 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.78 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
Northampton +4 8 £425 +97.67% 1
Service Manager
East Midlands

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 14 (73.68%) Service Management
3 11 (57.89%) Finance
4 10 (52.63%) Service Delivery
5 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
6 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (36.84%) Coaching
8 4 (21.05%) Banking
9 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
10 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.53%) Change Management
10 2 (10.53%) SLA
11 1 (5.26%) Transition Management
11 1 (5.26%) People Management
11 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Management
11 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
11 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (5.26%) MS Project
11 1 (5.26%) MS Office
11 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
11 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
11 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
11 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
11 1 (5.26%) Problem Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 14 (73.68%) Service Management
3 10 (52.63%) Service Delivery
4 7 (36.84%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Transition Management
7 1 (5.26%) People Management
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) OVSD
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft