Period
to 19 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Service Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Services Manager
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 26 39
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 -
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 8 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.31% 0.50% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 0.52% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Bradford median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £248 £413 £413
90th Percentile £444 £438 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bradford median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bradford
Contract vacancies in Bradford with a recognized job title 337 194 300
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.12% 97.49% 97.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 117 173
Bradford median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £259 £203 £221
90th Percentile £538 £544 £530
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 13
Bradford median hourly rate £13.00 £14.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.86% +22.92% -7.69%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.50 £8.90
90th Percentile £23.75 £23.40 £24.51
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.75% +9.23% -4.38%

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings that featured Service Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Bradford

Service Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Manager in Bradford

Service Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Bradford over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Manager in Bradford

Service Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Manager in Bradford

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, Service Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bradford region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Design
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Snow
4 2 (25.00%) Software Audit
5 1 (12.50%) PMO
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (12.50%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) SMS
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) Information Governance

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Design
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Software Audit
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Snow