The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Service Desk Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Manager
Rank 62 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Manager 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.17% - 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - £32.50
Service Desk Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
583 739 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.17% 98.40% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 496 277
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 43
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £39.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Service Desk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxfordshire region that featured Service Desk Manager in the job title.

Service Desk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Service Desk Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Service Desk Manager Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Service Desk Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Service Desk Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Service Desk Manager Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Service Desk Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Service Desk Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) WordPress
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management

Service Desk Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) VMware