The table below looks at the statistics for the Service 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 39 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 7 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.97% 1.03% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 1.09% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Average daily rate
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£426 £336 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -29.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £235 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £437 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.93% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £30.29 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.75% +51.42%
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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
330 184 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 92.70% 94.85% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 96 112
Average daily rate £413 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 29
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +68.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.09 £10.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Publishing
3 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Siebel
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) VCP4
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) PABX
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (11.11%) PABX
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) VCP4
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
2 1 (11.11%) Siebel
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
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