The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 88 93 95
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 10 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.66% 1.27% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.35% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 10
Median daily rate £388 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £325 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £572 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.69%
Service Manager
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 West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1453 2072 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.40% 94.27% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 1357 1108
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 88 72
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.31 £9.50 £9.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -2 3 £369 -26.30%
Wakefield - 2 £275 - 1
Bradford - 1 - - 1
Castleford - 1 £413 -
Service Manager
Yorkshire

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 14 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 13 (65.00%) ITIL
3 10 (50.00%) Service Management
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (20.00%) SLA
7 4 (20.00%) Transition Management
7 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (15.00%) CMDB
8 3 (15.00%) Law
9 2 (10.00%) Conflict Management
9 2 (10.00%) Change Management
9 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) HP
9 2 (10.00%) ISEB
9 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (10.00%) Service Design
9 2 (10.00%) DevOps
9 2 (10.00%) Coaching
10 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 1 (5.00%) Escalation Management
10 1 (5.00%) Contingency Planning
10 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 13 (65.00%) ITIL
3 10 (50.00%) Service Management
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 4 (20.00%) Transition Management
7 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Change Management
8 2 (10.00%) Coaching
8 2 (10.00%) Conflict Management
8 2 (10.00%) DevOps
8 2 (10.00%) Service Design
8 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 1 (5.00%) Business Performance Management
9 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
9 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
9 1 (5.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) HP
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Progress