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 24 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Service Manager
UK
Rank 556 551 537
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Service Manager 37 61 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 48
Median daily rate £440 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £526 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £408
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
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
42518 47379 47264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.78% 94.76% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27667 30205 29656
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1737 1864
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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
England -2 36 £433 +1.76% 6
London -5 16 £461 +5.42% 3
South East +6 7 £500 +17.64% 1
North West +24 6 £425 +6.25%
Yorkshire +15 3 £425 +30.76%
Berkshire +14 2 - -
Manchester +8 2 £450 +12.50%
City of London +3 2 £408 -9.44%
Nottingham 0 2 £575 +53.33%
Nottinghamshire -2 2 £575 +53.33%
East Midlands -3 2 £575 +53.33% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £413 -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £425 -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Kent - 2 £525 -
Hampshire - 2 £588 - 1
Knutsford - 2 £425 -
West Yorkshire +10 1 £425 +30.76%
Leeds +10 1 £425 +30.76%
South West +7 1 £230 -38.66%
West Sussex -4 1 £388 +3.33%
West Midlands -5 1 £425 -
Birmingham -6 1 £425 -
Staffordshire - 1 £425 -
Wiltshire - 1 £230 -
Fareham - 1 £700 -
Portsmouth - 1 £475 -
Harrogate - 1 £400 -
York - 1 £425 -

ITIL Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 75 (100.00%) ITIL
2 44 (58.67%) Service Management
3 42 (56.00%) Service Delivery
4 23 (30.67%) SLA
4 23 (30.67%) Service Design
5 21 (28.00%) ITIL V3
6 19 (25.33%) Security Cleared
7 17 (22.67%) SC Cleared
7 17 (22.67%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (20.00%) PRINCE2
10 13 (17.33%) Finance
11 12 (16.00%) ITSM
11 12 (16.00%) Project Management
12 11 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (13.33%) Change Management
14 9 (12.00%) ServiceNow
15 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (10.67%) Configuration Management
15 8 (10.67%) Problem Management
16 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
16 7 (9.33%) Windows
17 6 (8.00%) Incident Management
17 6 (8.00%) Supplier Management
17 6 (8.00%) Degree
18 5 (6.67%) HP
19 4 (5.33%) ISEB
19 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
19 4 (5.33%) BMC

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 2 (2.67%) SAS
1 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) LTE
1 1 (1.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Electronics
4 2 (2.67%) Legal
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Military
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) .NET
1 1 (1.33%) Velocity
1 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) CMDB
3 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Replication
4 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.33%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.33%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.33%) SCORM
5 1 (1.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) MVS
3 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) ITIL
2 44 (58.67%) Service Management
3 42 (56.00%) Service Delivery
4 23 (30.67%) Service Design
5 21 (28.00%) ITIL V3
6 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 12 (16.00%) ITSM
8 12 (16.00%) Project Management
9 11 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (13.33%) Change Management
11 8 (10.67%) Configuration Management
11 8 (10.67%) Problem Management
12 6 (8.00%) Incident Management
12 6 (8.00%) Supplier Management
13 4 (5.33%) Analytics
13 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
13 4 (5.33%) Release Management
14 3 (4.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Security Cleared
2 17 (22.67%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (22.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.00%) Degree
4 4 (5.33%) ISEB
4 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.67%) APMP
5 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.33%) CAPM
6 1 (1.33%) CISSP
6 1 (1.33%) EXIN
6 1 (1.33%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.33%) PMP
6 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (30.67%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) COBIT
3 2 (2.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) ServiceNow
2 5 (6.67%) HP
3 4 (5.33%) BMC
4 3 (4.00%) Remedy
5 2 (2.67%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (2.67%) SAP
5 2 (2.67%) VMware
6 1 (1.33%) Apple
6 1 (1.33%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) Mercator
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.33%) Toshiba
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