The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
South East / West Sussex
Rank 49 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.72% 0.85% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 0.88% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £463 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +10.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £390 £379
% change year-on-year
+12.17% +2.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
447 452 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.92% 95.76% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 274 298
Median daily rate £420 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 39
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.40 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -0.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 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
Crawley +12 3 £388 -3.12%
Gatwick - 1 £463 -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Sussex region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) SLA
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
4 3 (27.27%) CMDB
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) ITSM
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
5 1 (9.09%) Back Office
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Migration

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) MPLS
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
4 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) SAP