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 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Manager
Rank 247 254 238
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 19 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 9
Median daily rate £475 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £387 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £623 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £24.85
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -29.56%
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
8354 8971 8649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.98% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4988 5124 4687
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 432 442
Median hourly rate £19.22 £16.14 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.06% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 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
Buckinghamshire +14 6 £475 +14.45% 2
Berkshire -5 4 £400 -19.59% 2
Hampshire - 3 £525 - 1
Oxfordshire +7 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 £500 -
West Sussex - 1 £525 -
IT Services Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 26 (52.00%) ITIL
2 19 (38.00%) Finance
3 13 (26.00%) Service Delivery
4 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (18.00%) Supplier Management
6 8 (16.00%) ITIL V3
6 8 (16.00%) Programme Management
7 7 (14.00%) Service Management
7 7 (14.00%) Problem Management
7 7 (14.00%) Service Design
8 6 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (12.00%) Banking
8 6 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (12.00%) Marketing
8 6 (12.00%) Electronics
8 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
8 6 (12.00%) Project Management
8 6 (12.00%) SLA
8 6 (12.00%) SAP
8 6 (12.00%) SQL
8 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (10.00%) Change Management
9 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (10.00%) Project Governance
9 5 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
10 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010

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 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Electronics
3 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.00%) Marketing
4 3 (6.00%) Legal
5 2 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) CMDB
2 2 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
1 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) ITIL
2 13 (26.00%) Service Delivery
3 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (18.00%) Supplier Management
5 8 (16.00%) ITIL V3
5 8 (16.00%) Programme Management
6 7 (14.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (14.00%) Service Design
6 7 (14.00%) Service Management
7 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (12.00%) Project Management
8 5 (10.00%) Change Management
8 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (10.00%) Project Governance
8 5 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C
2 1 (2.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) SAP
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.00%) Capita
4 1 (2.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.00%) OpenText