The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had IT Services Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Manager
Rank 142 120 120
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.062% 0.080% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.085% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £406 £446 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% +11.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.52 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.03%
IT Services Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3083 2350 2399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.12% 94.23% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1841 1358 1217
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 148 168
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.12 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.20 £32.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

IT Services Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured IT Services Manager in the job title.

IT Services Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Services Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Services Manager across the West Midlands region.

IT Services Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IT Services Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Services Manager across the West Midlands region.

IT Services Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IT Services Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Services Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Birmingham -7 1 £425 +8.28%
Coventry - 1 £388 -
IT Services Manager
England

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT Services 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 West Midlands region featuring IT Services Manager in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Skype
5 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (10.00%) Infor LN
5 1 (10.00%) APMP
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) QlikView
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) FMCG
5 1 (10.00%) Infor
5 1 (10.00%) Advertising
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Infor LN
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) APMP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Infor
1 1 (10.00%) Sun