The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 83 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 7 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.55% 1.17% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 1.27% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 8
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£456 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £340 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £493 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.92 £22.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+22.34% -15.38%
Service Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1178 1179 1248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.10% 91.97% 92.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 683 592
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 65 111
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £13.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Staines - - - -
Woking - - - -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Service 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 Service Manager in their job title.

1 15 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 14 (56.00%) ITIL
3 12 (48.00%) Service Management
4 8 (32.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (28.00%) CRM
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (24.00%) UNIX
6 6 (24.00%) IBM
6 6 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (24.00%) DataStage
6 6 (24.00%) TIBCO
6 6 (24.00%) Axway
6 6 (24.00%) Spotfire
7 5 (20.00%) Windows
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
8 4 (16.00%) COM
8 4 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (16.00%) Japanese Language
8 4 (16.00%) Analytics
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (12.00%) Project Management
10 2 (8.00%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (8.00%) BMC
10 2 (8.00%) SLA
10 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (8.00%) Capita
10 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
10 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Service 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 Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Maximo
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) DataStage
1 6 (24.00%) Spotfire
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (32.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (16.00%) Japanese Language
3 2 (8.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) UNIX
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 14 (56.00%) ITIL
3 12 (48.00%) Service Management
4 7 (28.00%) CRM
5 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.00%) Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
8 2 (8.00%) Change Management
8 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
9 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
9 1 (4.00%) Time Management
9 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (4.00%) ITSM
9 1 (4.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) VBScript
1 1 (4.00%) VB
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.00%) SCSM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) IBM
2 6 (24.00%) TIBCO
2 6 (24.00%) Axway
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (8.00%) BMC
5 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.00%) Capita
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) HP