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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 90 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 7 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.83% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.86% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 7
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.48% -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 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
1379 1857 1684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.30% 96.07% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 1256 1122
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% +1.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 64 75
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.15 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.20 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 5 £438 +25.00% 3
Bradford +7 1 - -
Castleford - 1 £413 -
Service Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Service Management
2 9 (64.29%) Service Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) SLA
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Service Design
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) ISEB
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) Publishing
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) QA
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning

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 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Service Delivery
2 9 (64.29%) Service Management
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Service Design
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (7.14%) Escalation Management
6 1 (7.14%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Graphite
1 1 (7.14%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) BMC
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Progress
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow