The median contractor rate for a Service Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Services Manager
South East / Surrey
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 91 85
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 14 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.16% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.25% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
Median daily rate £475 £363 £457
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.03% -20.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £353 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £373 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -0.77% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.12 £32.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -55.87% +4.84%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1138 1207 1228
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.52% 95.34% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 789 700
Median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 67 49
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Surrey

Service Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Manager in Surrey

Service Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Surrey over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Manager in Surrey

Service Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Manager in Surrey

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £489 -
Staines +9 1 - -
Woking - 1 £475 - 1
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Surrey region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 13 (65.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) Service Management
4 6 (30.00%) SLA
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (15.00%) SAP
6 3 (15.00%) SAP GRC
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security
6 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (15.00%) SAP Security
7 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) SAP HANA
7 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
7 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
7 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
7 2 (10.00%) Security Management
7 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP GRC
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Life Science
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) Service Management
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) SAP Security
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
7 2 (10.00%) ISMS
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Security Management
7 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
7 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
2 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.00%) GAMP
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
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