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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 98 101 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 11 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.71% 0.35% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.37% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 14
Median daily rate £411 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £343 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £423 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - £20.10
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
1481 1359 1182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.92% 94.90% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1042 950 817
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 33
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.08% -15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £28.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 May 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 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
4 6 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Office 365
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 2 (11.11%) SLA
7 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (11.11%) ITSM
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
8 1 (5.56%) iGaming
8 1 (5.56%) DevOps
8 1 (5.56%) Opsview
8 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.56%) People Management
8 1 (5.56%) Graphite
8 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
8 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management

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 (5.56%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) iGaming
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) CMDB
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
4 6 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 2 (11.11%) ITSM
7 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
8 1 (5.56%) DevOps
8 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.56%) ERP
8 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.56%) People Management
8 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Graphite
1 1 (5.56%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) IBM
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Sterling
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow