The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 96 107 88
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 21 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.86% 0.49% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.52% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 13
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£335 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.20% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £246 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £525 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
Service Manager
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2269 2122 2056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.03% 93.94% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1514 1232 964
Average daily rate £355 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 95 152
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Service Manager Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Service Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Service Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Service Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Service Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +3 14 £400 +39.13% 10
South Yorkshire +8 7 £335 +7.20% 2
North Yorkshire - - - -
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title.

1 27 (62.79%) ITIL
2 21 (48.84%) Service Delivery
3 17 (39.53%) Finance
4 15 (34.88%) Service Management
5 13 (30.23%) Problem Management
6 10 (23.26%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (18.60%) SLA
9 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (11.63%) Oracle
10 5 (11.63%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (11.63%) Change Management
10 5 (11.63%) Transition Management
10 5 (11.63%) Procure-to-pay
10 5 (11.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (11.63%) Line Management
11 4 (9.30%) Degree
11 4 (9.30%) Windows
11 4 (9.30%) NHS
12 3 (6.98%) Project Management
12 3 (6.98%) Supplier Management
12 3 (6.98%) Firewall
12 3 (6.98%) ITSM
13 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 2 (4.65%) FMCG
13 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (4.65%) Windows Vista
13 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (4.65%) Business Transformation
13 2 (4.65%) Kalman Filter

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) VoIP
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) VPN
2 2 (4.65%) MPLS
3 1 (2.33%) MVNO
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Local Government
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) NHS
2 2 (4.65%) FMCG
3 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Statistics
3 1 (2.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000
2 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) ITIL
2 21 (48.84%) Service Delivery
3 15 (34.88%) Service Management
4 13 (30.23%) Problem Management
5 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.63%) Change Management
7 5 (11.63%) Transition Management
7 5 (11.63%) Procure-to-pay
7 5 (11.63%) Line Management
8 3 (6.98%) Project Management
8 3 (6.98%) ITSM
8 3 (6.98%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.65%) People Management
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Infor
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Cognos
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) Citrix
3 1 (2.33%) BMC
3 1 (2.33%) Lotus
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