The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Service Manager
UK
Rank 582 606 602
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Service Manager 20 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.040% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.043% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 17
Median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £412 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £571 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Senior Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Service Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Senior Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Service Manager
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Service Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +37 20 £500 +11.11% 3
London +17 7 £475 +8.57% 2
East of England - 5 £550 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £550 -
Yorkshire +23 3 £700 +3.70%
Watford - 3 - -
North West +23 2 £405 -10.00% 1
Manchester +12 2 £405 -10.00% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £700 -
Sheffield - 2 £700 -
Bolton - 2 £405 -
South East +19 1 £592 +24.63%
West Yorkshire +15 1 - -
Croydon 0 1 £450 +9.09%
West Midlands - 1 £425 -
South West - 1 £405 -
Warwickshire - 1 £425 -
Surrey - 1 £592 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £592 -
Bristol - 1 £405 -
Bradford - 1 - -

Senior Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Service Manager in the job title.

1 17 (58.62%) Project Management
2 14 (48.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (41.38%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) Service Delivery
4 10 (34.48%) PRINCE2
5 9 (31.03%) Change Management
5 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) ITIL
7 7 (24.14%) Service Management
8 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (13.79%) ITSM
9 4 (13.79%) MS Office
9 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
10 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
10 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (10.34%) Dependency Management
10 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
10 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
10 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
10 3 (10.34%) Quality Management
10 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
10 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
11 2 (6.90%) Banking
11 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
11 2 (6.90%) Scrum
11 2 (6.90%) Java
11 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
11 2 (6.90%) SQL

Senior 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 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) German Language
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Project Management
2 14 (48.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (41.38%) Service Delivery
4 10 (34.48%) PRINCE2
5 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (31.03%) Change Management
6 8 (27.59%) ITIL
7 7 (24.14%) Service Management
8 4 (13.79%) ITSM
9 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) Dependency Management
9 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
9 3 (10.34%) Quality Management
9 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
9 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.90%) Open Source
10 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
10 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Java
1 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) PMP
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) GDPR
1 1 (3.45%) PMBOK
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) FNZ
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Vermilion