Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Services Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IT Service Manager
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 162 173
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 +10
Contract jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 6 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £338 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -8.10% -9.88%
10th Percentile £410 £313 £314
90th Percentile £490 £364 £467
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £415
% change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £36.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £36.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3783 3964 4566
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.89% 92.21% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2007 2142 2475
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £250 £228 £214
90th Percentile £588 £565 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 184 244
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.44 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £39.90 £44.48 £46.37
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

IT Services Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured IT Services Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Services Manager in Berkshire

IT Services Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Services Manager in Berkshire

IT Services Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 2 £450 +20.00%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
IT Services Manager
South East

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring IT Services Manager in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Back Office
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project Server
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Confluence
4 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Social Media
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) CRM

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project Server
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft