The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Coventry region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 48 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.03% 0.59% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.64% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £475 £363 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% +70.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £411 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £26.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.52 £26.83
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +13.75%
Service Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
458 314 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 94.63% 92.35% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 206 183
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £166 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 48
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £22.10 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Coventry region that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Coventry region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Supplier Management
2 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) Statistics
5 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
6 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 2 (18.18%) RMADS
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (18.18%) Service Continuity Management
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) User Experience
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (9.09%) Service Design
7 1 (9.09%) Advertising
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Sun

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Supplier Management
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Usability Testing
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 2 (18.18%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (9.09%) Sun