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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 36 39 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.61% 1.11% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.19% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£363 £152 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+139.27% -72.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £26.62 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.83 £130.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -79.36%
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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
302 336 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 91.79% 93.33% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 162 51
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 62 20
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -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 6 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 June 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%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification