The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 97 99 70
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 11 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 0.46% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.48% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 10
Median daily rate £411 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.53% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £275 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £420 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.52 £26.83
% change year-on-year
+11.40% +13.75%
Service Manager
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1418 1451 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.68% 94.96% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 999 1040 762
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £240 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 37 24
Median hourly rate £12.66 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leeds region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
1 11 (57.89%) Service Delivery
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (36.84%) Service Management
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Office 365
6 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) SLA
7 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 2 (10.53%) ITSM
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
8 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.26%) Back Office
8 1 (5.26%) Law
8 1 (5.26%) Retail
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle
8 1 (5.26%) IBM
8 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
8 1 (5.26%) SAN
8 1 (5.26%) Intranet
8 1 (5.26%) Middleware
8 1 (5.26%) ERP
8 1 (5.26%) SOA

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) iGaming
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) CMDB
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
1 11 (57.89%) Service Delivery
2 7 (36.84%) Service Management
3 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) ITSM
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.26%) SOA
7 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Graphite
1 1 (5.26%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) IBM
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Sterling
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow