Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Manager was £458 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 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.

Services Manager
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 120 110
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 37 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.33% 0.56% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.59% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 6 11
Surrey median daily rate £458 £395 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.82% -12.22% +20.00%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £413
90th Percentile £535 £464 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £29.88 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -9.47% +15.79% +39.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2648 2205 2599
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.37% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1860 1449 1588
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £207 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 103 86
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +9.10%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.31 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.76 £45.07 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Sunbury-on-Thames -12 12 £458 +3.98%
Staines +9 3 £475 -
Horley - 2 £542 -
Egham - 2 £300 -
Woking - 2 £488 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Service Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 30 (81.08%) Service Delivery
2 20 (54.05%) ITIL
3 17 (45.95%) Service Management
3 17 (45.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (27.03%) Finance
5 9 (24.32%) Problem Management
5 9 (24.32%) Project Management
6 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
6 8 (21.62%) Virtual Team
6 8 (21.62%) Contract Management
7 7 (18.92%) Information Security
8 6 (16.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (16.22%) SAP
8 6 (16.22%) ITIL V3
8 6 (16.22%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) SAP GRC
9 5 (13.51%) SAP Security
9 5 (13.51%) ISMS
9 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (13.51%) SLA
9 5 (13.51%) IBM
9 5 (13.51%) Information Security Management
9 5 (13.51%) Security Management
9 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
9 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 4 (10.81%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) SAP GRC
2 2 (5.41%) SAP SM
3 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) PBX
1 2 (5.41%) VoIP
2 1 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SAP HANA
2 2 (5.41%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Virtual Team
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Signage
4 1 (2.70%) Life Science
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Service Delivery
2 20 (54.05%) ITIL
3 17 (45.95%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (45.95%) Service Management
4 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (24.32%) Problem Management
5 9 (24.32%) Project Management
6 8 (21.62%) Contract Management
6 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
7 7 (18.92%) Information Security
8 6 (16.22%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (16.22%) ITIL V3
9 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) Information Security Management
9 5 (13.51%) ISMS
9 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
9 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) SAP Security
9 5 (13.51%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.70%) MBA
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.51%) SLA
3 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (2.70%) GAMP
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) SAP
2 5 (13.51%) IBM
3 4 (10.81%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe
4 1 (2.70%) Remedy
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com