The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Desk Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Manager
Rank - 45 -
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Manager 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £428
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -18.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £18.50 -
% change year-on-year
+83.78% -
Service Desk Manager
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
253 354 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 96.20% 96.20% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 265 125
Average daily rate £375 £398 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +30.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £230 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £28.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.30% +69.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.49 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Service Desk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Service Desk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Service Desk Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Service Desk Manager Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Service Desk Manager
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Service Desk 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 Desk Manager in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Management

Service Desk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Service Desk 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 Desk Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft