Period
to 13 October 2019

The median contractor rate for a Service Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 6 months to 13 October 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
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 38 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - +37
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 8 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 3.04% 1.71% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.21% 1.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Bradford median daily rate £450 £428 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £434 £425
% change year-on-year -2.02% +2.06% +6.25%
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 249 337 196
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.68% 96.29% 97.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 233 120
Bradford median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £213 £263 £203
90th Percentile £503 £538 £553
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 5
Bradford median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.85% -38.10% +82.61%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.30 £13.58
90th Percentile £18.70 £18.81 £27.20
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.53 £15.50 £13.86
% change year-on-year +13.06% +11.83% +6.62%

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 13 October 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 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 13 October 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 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) BMC
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (12.50%) CMDB
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) Service Design
5 1 (12.50%) PMO
5 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery

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:

General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) BMC
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft