The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had ITIL Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Service Manager
Rank 261 252 249
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Service Manager 8 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.090% 0.20% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.21% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 1
Median daily rate £416 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +8.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £187.50 £30.52 £26.42
% change year-on-year
+514.35% +15.54%
ITIL Service 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
8365 9058 8542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.27% 94.70% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4989 5288 4621
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 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 426 430
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.14 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.37 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

ITIL Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ITIL Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ITIL Service 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 ITIL Service Manager across the South East region.

ITIL Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ITIL Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Service Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

ITIL Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ITIL Service 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 ITIL Service Manager across the South East region.

ITIL Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ITIL Service 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 ITIL Service Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Berkshire -2 3 £425 +21.42%
Buckinghamshire +17 2 £366 +10.98%
Oxfordshire +6 1 - -
Middlesex -5 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £470 -
ITIL Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, ITIL 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 South East region featuring ITIL Service Manager in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (60.87%) Service Delivery
3 11 (47.83%) Service Management
4 7 (30.43%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
7 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
8 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.04%) Service Design
9 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
9 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
9 2 (8.70%) Degree
9 2 (8.70%) JIRA
9 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Coaching
9 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
9 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
9 2 (8.70%) ITSM
9 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
10 1 (4.35%) Scrum
10 1 (4.35%) Electronics
10 1 (4.35%) Workflow
10 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
10 1 (4.35%) Publishing

ITIL Service 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (60.87%) Service Delivery
3 11 (47.83%) Service Management
4 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
4 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Service Design
7 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
7 2 (8.70%) Coaching
7 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.70%) ITSM
7 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (4.35%) Change Control
8 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.35%) People Management
8 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.35%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.35%) SAP