The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Services Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Services Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Manager
Rank 249 225 219
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Contract jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 8 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate
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£435 £288 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.30% -32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £278 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £298 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £545 £400
% change year-on-year
-37.84% +36.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.56
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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 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
9046 7839 7738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.24% 91.96% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4999 4158 3740
Average daily rate £375 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 449 657
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

IT Services Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Services Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +4 7 £435 - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
IT Services Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited IT Services 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 IT Services Manager in their job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Service Delivery
2 11 (78.57%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) SLA
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) People Management
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) 4G
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) 3G
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) ITSM
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
7 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
7 1 (7.14%) COBIT
7 1 (7.14%) Banking
7 1 (7.14%) Retail

IT Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited IT Services 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 IT Services Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) 4G
1 2 (14.29%) 3G
2 1 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Service Delivery
2 11 (78.57%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (21.43%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
6 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft