The median contractor rate for a Technical Services Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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.

Technical Service Manager
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 630 618
Rank change year-on-year +30 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Services Manager 10 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.044% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.047% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 8
Median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £247 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £620 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £438 £410
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44656 51218 52310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.87% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28833 33387 32903
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1533 1989
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Technical Services Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Technical Services Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Services Manager in the UK

Technical Services Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Services Manager in the UK

Technical Services Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Services Manager over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Services Manager in the UK

Technical Services Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Services Manager in the UK

Technical Services Manager
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Services Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +11 10 £450 +2.85% 5
London +2 8 £450 +24.13% 2
South East +15 2 £388 -18.42% 1
Hampshire +11 2 £388 -18.42% 1
Southampton - 2 £388 -

Technical Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Technical 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 featuring Technical Services Manager in the job title.

1 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) Project Management
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (22.73%) Legal
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (9.09%) EPoS
7 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
7 2 (9.09%) CCNA
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) LAN
7 2 (9.09%) WAN
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Retail
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
7 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
8 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery Management
8 1 (4.55%) Digital Economy
8 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (4.55%) Microservices

Technical Services Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Akamai
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Economy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) EPoS
2 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 8 (36.36%) Project Management
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Change Control
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Microservices
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery Management
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco
1 1 (4.55%) HP
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
1 1 (4.55%) Veritas
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