The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 79 62 41
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 6 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.84% 1.45% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.53% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £388 £580 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.18% +40.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £330 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £620 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.48% -17.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
686 654 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.81% 94.78% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 430 240
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £531 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 11 21
Median hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.43 £9.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £21.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Tyne and Wear region that featured Service Manager in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -19 3 £388 -33.18%
Sunderland - 3 - -
Service Manager
North East

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
4 3 (21.43%) Service Design
4 3 (21.43%) SLA
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (14.29%) Billing
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) PMBOK
6 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (7.14%) Transition Management
6 1 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) COBIT
6 1 (7.14%) QA
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) IVR
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (14.29%) Billing
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Design
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) CMMI
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) PMBOK
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow