Period
to 16 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Services Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 210 185
Rank change year-on-year +19 -25 +11
Contract jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 15 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.29% 0.058% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.062% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 13
East of England median daily rate £450 £250 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -37.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £265 £225 £320
90th Percentile £505 £275 £438
England median daily rate £433 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -3.89% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £39.00
England median hourly rate £67.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +92.86% -10.26% +62.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,781 4,855 4,685
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.82% 94.13% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,833 2,782 2,700
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +0.65%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £202
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 382 383
East of England median hourly rate £17.38 £18.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.47% -20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.13 £11.28
90th Percentile £47.95 £47.50 £46.00
England median hourly rate £18.28 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.23% +3.89% +1.21%

IT Services Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Services Manager in the East of England

IT Services Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Services Manager in the East of England

IT Services Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Services Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Services Manager in the East of England

IT Services Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. 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
Essex -9 9 £468 +87.00% 1
Hertfordshire +2 4 £375 -
Suffolk -5 1 £475 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £450 - 1
IT Services Manager
England

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT Services Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region featuring IT Services Manager in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Service Management
2 12 (80.00%) ITIL
3 10 (66.67%) ITSM
3 10 (66.67%) Finance
4 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (60.00%) Business Continuity
4 9 (60.00%) Supplier Management
4 9 (60.00%) Problem Management
4 9 (60.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 5 (33.33%) High Availability
6 5 (33.33%) Line Management
6 5 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (33.33%) Process Improvement
7 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) SaaS
8 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
8 2 (13.33%) Contract Management
9 1 (6.67%) Decision-Making
9 1 (6.67%) Service Design
9 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
9 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (6.67%) French Language
9 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
9 1 (6.67%) Change Management

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Service Management
2 12 (80.00%) ITIL
3 10 (66.67%) ITSM
4 9 (60.00%) Business Continuity
4 9 (60.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 9 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (60.00%) Problem Management
4 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (60.00%) Supplier Management
5 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (33.33%) High Availability
6 5 (33.33%) Line Management
6 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 5 (33.33%) Process Improvement
7 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (13.33%) Contract Management
8 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
9 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA