The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 60 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.29% 0.88% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.91% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Average daily rate £375 £500 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -2.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £379 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -9.09%
Service Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
661 659 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.43% 96.20% 88.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 447 314
Average daily rate £375 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 19
Average hourly rate £12.50 £23.75 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +6.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +1 1 - -
Service Manager
South West

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title.

1 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Retail
7 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (11.76%) SLA
7 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
7 2 (11.76%) SFIA
7 2 (11.76%) Boundary Protection
7 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
8 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (5.88%) People Management
8 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
8 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
8 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
8 1 (5.88%) Big Data
8 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
3 4 (23.53%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
5 2 (11.76%) Boundary Protection
5 2 (11.76%) SFIA
5 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.88%) ITSM
6 1 (5.88%) People Management
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) BT