The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank - 39 23
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.61% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.69% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £220 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -52.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £381
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £23.75 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-22.10% +22.48%
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
311 291 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 91.47% 88.45% 92.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 167 59
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £220 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 49
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -55.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2