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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 40 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 13 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.81% 0.90% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 0.97% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £270 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £270 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £449 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.18% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%

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
428 310 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 92.64% 93.37% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 176 156
Median daily rate £425 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £11.08 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.40% -34.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £32.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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 Coventry region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 12 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 8 (44.44%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (22.22%) Line Management
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (16.67%) ITSM
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Operations Management
7 2 (11.11%) Transition Management
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL V2
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Advertising
7 2 (11.11%) PMI
7 2 (11.11%) SAP
8 1 (5.56%) Change Management
8 1 (5.56%) C
8 1 (5.56%) MS Office
8 1 (5.56%) PMP
8 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
8 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
8 1 (5.56%) Windows
8 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (5.56%) Retail

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Skype
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 12 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 8 (44.44%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (22.22%) Line Management
5 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 3 (16.67%) ITSM
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL V2
7 2 (11.11%) Operations Management
7 2 (11.11%) Transition Management
8 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
8 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow