Period
to 17 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Service Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 28 31
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.87% 0.47% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 0.49% 2.56%
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 £425 £425 £390
% change year-on-year - +8.97% -22.00%
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 315 206 234
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.13% 96.26% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 136 133
Bradford median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £215 £244 £258
90th Percentile £479 £529 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +3.13% +1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 11
Bradford median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.50 £8.75
90th Percentile £26.00 £20.02 £20.97
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.65 £12.50
% change year-on-year +4.44% +17.20% -10.71%

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 17 January 2019.

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 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Service Design
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) PMO
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) SMS
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management

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 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Service Design
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
1 1 (16.67%) QA