The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 36 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.37% 0.71% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.75% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £391 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.52 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+17.95% +13.03%
Service Manager
East 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 Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
256 268 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.81% 95.37% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 142 120
Median daily rate £363 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £110 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 37
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -68.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Leicestershire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management