The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 59 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.19% 4.33% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 4.86% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £374 - £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £18.90 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+3.14% +9.23%
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
492 185 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 91.62% 88.94% 91.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 70 122
Average daily rate £290 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 22
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% +10.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £18.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Service Manager
North East

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -37 1 £374 -
Service Manager
North East

Service Manager
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 3 (60.00%) Intranet
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle