The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had ITIL Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Service Manager
Rank 582 562 566
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Service Manager 66 65 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 47 32
Median daily rate £425 £423 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +11.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £543 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50931 51412 49753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.74% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33245 31720 30748
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1466 2048 2093
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £40.15 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

ITIL Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ITIL Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITIL Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Service Manager within the UK.

ITIL Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ITIL Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Service Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

ITIL Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ITIL Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Service Manager within the UK.

ITIL Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ITIL Service Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
England -9 63 £425 +0.89% 9
London +3 31 £425 +3.03% 2
South East -14 11 £423 - 1
Bromley -4 7 £550 +37.50%
North West -19 5 £475 +18.75% 1
Oxfordshire +11 4 £423 +2.42%
Yorkshire +8 4 £525 +16.66% 4
Oxford +8 3 £425 +17.64%
East Midlands +6 3 £425 +21.42%
Northamptonshire -2 3 £425 +21.42%
Hampshire -2 3 £475 +10.46%
Berkshire -3 3 £400 - 1
West Yorkshire -3 3 £525 +16.66% 4
Northampton -3 3 £425 +21.42%
West Midlands -6 3 £286 -38.08%
South West -12 3 £425 - 1
Birmingham 0 2 - -
Cheshire -4 2 £475 +18.75%
Bristol -7 2 £518 +25.45% 1
Warrington - 2 £475 -
City of London +38 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +14 1 - -
East of England +9 1 £375 -6.25%
Milton Keynes +2 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £450 -
Norwich - 1 £375 -
Sheffield - 1 £433 -
Blackpool - 1 £435 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £286 -

ITIL Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 featuring ITIL Service Manager in the job title.

1 125 (100.00%) ITIL
2 57 (45.60%) Service Delivery
3 55 (44.00%) Service Management
4 39 (31.20%) Finance
5 38 (30.40%) ITIL Certification
6 23 (18.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (16.80%) ITSM
8 20 (16.00%) ITIL V3
8 20 (16.00%) Service Design
8 20 (16.00%) SLA
9 19 (15.20%) PRINCE2
9 19 (15.20%) Incident Management
10 17 (13.60%) Security Cleared
11 16 (12.80%) Problem Management
12 14 (11.20%) SC Cleared
13 11 (8.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (8.80%) Risk Management
14 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
14 10 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (7.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (6.40%) Change Management
16 8 (6.40%) Configuration Management
17 7 (5.60%) Project Management
17 7 (5.60%) Degree
18 6 (4.80%) Data Centre
18 6 (4.80%) People Management
18 6 (4.80%) ServiceNow
18 6 (4.80%) Capacity Management
18 6 (4.80%) DV Cleared
19 5 (4.00%) Microsoft

ITIL Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (0.80%) Apache
1 1 (0.80%) CMS
1 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MS Office
2 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.60%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) GSM
2 2 (1.60%) 2G
2 2 (1.60%) 3G
2 2 (1.60%) 4G
3 1 (0.80%) MVNO
3 1 (0.80%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) JIRA
2 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (31.20%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.20%) Banking
4 3 (2.40%) Retail
5 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.80%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Electronics
6 1 (0.80%) Law
6 1 (0.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.80%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.80%) FMCG
4 1 (0.80%) Interactive TV
4 1 (0.80%) NHS
4 1 (0.80%) PDA
4 1 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (1.60%) Linux
2 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.80%) CentOS
3 1 (0.80%) Solaris
3 1 (0.80%) Unix
3 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (100.00%) ITIL
2 57 (45.60%) Service Delivery
3 55 (44.00%) Service Management
4 23 (18.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (16.80%) ITSM
6 20 (16.00%) ITIL V3
6 20 (16.00%) Service Design
7 19 (15.20%) Incident Management
7 19 (15.20%) PRINCE2
8 16 (12.80%) Problem Management
9 11 (8.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (8.80%) Risk Management
10 10 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.40%) Change Management
11 8 (6.40%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.60%) Project Management
13 6 (4.80%) Capacity Management
13 6 (4.80%) People Management
14 5 (4.00%) Business Continuity
14 5 (4.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.80%) C
1 1 (0.80%) Perl
1 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (30.40%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (13.60%) Security Cleared
3 14 (11.20%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (5.60%) Degree
6 6 (4.80%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.40%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.80%) MBCS
8 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) COBIT
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.80%) Ansible
2 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.80%) SCCM
2 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (4.80%) ServiceNow
2 5 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle
3 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe
4 1 (0.80%) FrontRange
4 1 (0.80%) SAP
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