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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 104 106 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 25 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.99% 0.52% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.56% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 8
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£400 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £246 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £525 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.93% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £30.29 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.75% +51.42%
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
2358 2151 1974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.05% 93.81% 93.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1517 1266 937
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 104 165
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.48 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.40 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -8 14 £400 +14.28% 4
South Yorkshire +6 11 £335 +7.20% 2
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 34 (72.34%) ITIL
2 24 (51.06%) Service Delivery
3 20 (42.55%) Finance
4 17 (36.17%) Problem Management
5 15 (31.91%) Service Management
6 13 (27.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (25.53%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (19.15%) SLA
9 8 (17.02%) Line Management
10 7 (14.89%) Change Management
11 6 (12.77%) Oracle
11 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (10.64%) NHS
12 5 (10.64%) Supplier Management
12 5 (10.64%) Transition Management
12 5 (10.64%) Procure-to-pay
12 5 (10.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 4 (8.51%) Degree
14 3 (6.38%) VMware
14 3 (6.38%) Firewall
14 3 (6.38%) ITSM
14 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
14 3 (6.38%) Windows
14 3 (6.38%) LAN
14 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
14 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
14 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 3 (6.38%) ITIL V3
15 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.13%) Lotus Domino
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) LAN
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) VoIP
2 2 (4.26%) WAN
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) VPN
2 2 (4.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Publishing
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Local Government
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) NHS
2 2 (4.26%) Statistics
3 1 (2.13%) CMDB
3 1 (2.13%) FMCG
3 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
2 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) ITIL
2 24 (51.06%) Service Delivery
3 17 (36.17%) Problem Management
4 15 (31.91%) Service Management
5 13 (27.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.02%) Line Management
7 7 (14.89%) Change Management
8 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.64%) Supplier Management
9 5 (10.64%) Transition Management
9 5 (10.64%) Procure-to-pay
10 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (6.38%) ITIL V3
10 3 (6.38%) ITSM
10 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.26%) Project Management
11 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
11 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
11 2 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) VMware
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) BMC
4 1 (2.13%) Lotus
4 1 (2.13%) Infor
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Cognos
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) HP