The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had IT Services Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Manager
Rank 237 251 255
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 9 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Median daily rate £453 £393 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.28% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £431 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £25.00
IT Services Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7239 8931 9282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.53% 94.76% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4207 5169 5065
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 506 510
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.89 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

IT Services Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured IT Services Manager in the job title.

IT Services Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Services Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IT Services Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IT Services Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Services Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

IT Services Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IT Services Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

IT Services Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IT Services Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Services Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Buckinghamshire +21 3 £430 +11.68%
Berkshire +7 2 £325 -21.21%
Kent - 2 £525 -
Hampshire +19 1 £475 +5.55% 1
Oxfordshire -9 1 £588 +80.76% 1
IT Services Manager
England

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT Services 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 South East region featuring IT Services Manager in the job title.

1 19 (70.37%) ITIL
2 10 (37.04%) Finance
3 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
5 5 (18.52%) Service Management
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (14.81%) SLA
6 4 (14.81%) Service Design
7 3 (11.11%) Transition Management
7 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL V2
7 3 (11.11%) Line Management
7 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
7 3 (11.11%) Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 3 (11.11%) SAP
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 3 (11.11%) Electronics
7 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.41%) Banking
8 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 2 (7.41%) ITSM

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) NAS
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) CMDB
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
4 5 (18.52%) Service Management
5 4 (14.81%) Service Design
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL V2
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 3 (11.11%) Line Management
6 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Transition Management
6 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) ITSM
7 2 (7.41%) Release Management
7 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
2 1 (3.70%) VMware