The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 122 126 110
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 23 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.80% 0.77% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.80% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 7
Median daily rate £438 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £355 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £440 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
+5.31% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 - £20.00
Service Manager
England

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
2754 2733 2425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.92% 95.13% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1892 1740 1528
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 130 135
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
West Yorkshire +1 16 £435 +7.07% 2
South Yorkshire -10 7 £438 +2.94%
Service Manager
England

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 28 (60.87%) ITIL
2 21 (45.65%) Finance
3 15 (32.61%) Service Management
3 15 (32.61%) Service Delivery
4 12 (26.09%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.22%) Incident Management
7 6 (13.04%) Project Management
8 5 (10.87%) Change Management
8 5 (10.87%) Supplier Management
8 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.87%) ITIL V3
8 5 (10.87%) Office 365
8 5 (10.87%) Service Design
9 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
9 4 (8.70%) Skype for Business
9 4 (8.70%) Genesys
9 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.52%) Windows
10 3 (6.52%) MCSE
10 3 (6.52%) MCP
10 3 (6.52%) MS Office
10 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
10 3 (6.52%) Citrix
10 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
10 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
10 3 (6.52%) Statistics
10 3 (6.52%) MCDST

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Skype
2 1 (2.17%) Intranet
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) iGaming
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Statistics
3 1 (2.17%) CMDB
3 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
1 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) ITIL
2 15 (32.61%) Service Delivery
2 15 (32.61%) Service Management
3 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (15.22%) Incident Management
5 6 (13.04%) Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.87%) Change Management
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL V3
6 5 (10.87%) Service Design
6 5 (10.87%) Supplier Management
7 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.52%) ITSM
8 3 (6.52%) Migration
8 3 (6.52%) Service Continuity Management
9 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.35%) Dashboard Development
9 2 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C++
1 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.52%) APMP
2 3 (6.52%) MCDST
2 3 (6.52%) MCP
2 3 (6.52%) MCSE
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) RMADS
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (2.17%) Graphite
2 1 (2.17%) Opsview
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Genesys
2 3 (6.52%) Citrix
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow