The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 129 128 110
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 19 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.33% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.35% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 10
Median daily rate £425 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £347 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £417 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £30.52 £26.62
% change year-on-year
+4.84% +14.63%
Service Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2682 2876 2520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.64% 95.39% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1496 1476 1388
Median daily rate £365 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 84 72
Median hourly rate £14.93 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 14 £425 +13.33% 5
Inverclyde - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £200 - 1
Service Manager
UK

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Service 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 Scotland region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 30 (75.00%) Service Management
2 29 (72.50%) ITIL
3 22 (55.00%) ITSM
4 14 (35.00%) Finance
5 13 (32.50%) Service Delivery
6 11 (27.50%) ITIL V3
6 11 (27.50%) Supplier Management
7 9 (22.50%) SLA
8 6 (15.00%) Banking
8 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.50%) Change Management
10 4 (10.00%) MS Project
10 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (10.00%) Line Management
10 4 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Service Design
11 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
11 3 (7.50%) Migration
11 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
11 3 (7.50%) Project Management
12 2 (5.00%) LAN
12 2 (5.00%) WAN
12 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
12 2 (5.00%) Windows
12 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
12 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
12 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) LAN
1 2 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Service Management
2 29 (72.50%) ITIL
3 22 (55.00%) ITSM
4 13 (32.50%) Service Delivery
5 11 (27.50%) ITIL V3
5 11 (27.50%) Supplier Management
6 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.50%) Change Management
8 4 (10.00%) Line Management
8 4 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Service Design
8 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.50%) Migration
9 3 (7.50%) Project Management
10 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.00%) Business Process Improvement
10 2 (5.00%) Information Security
10 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.00%) Process Improvement
10 2 (5.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) CCNA
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.50%) PMP
2 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) SLA
2 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
1 2 (5.00%) SCOM
1 2 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) FrontRange
2 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.50%) Siemens
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