The median contractor rate for a Service Manager was £249 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 Midlands > Coventry
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 41 38
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 7 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.83% 1.45% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 1.55% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Coventry median daily rate £249 £286 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% -21.00%  
10th Percentile £129 £286 £329
90th Percentile £388 £506 £386
West Midlands median daily rate £363 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -9.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 233 386 304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 94.33% 93.46% 93.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 787 1060
Coventry median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
10th Percentile £115 £285 £115
90th Percentile £500 £490 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 47 79
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -27.27%  
10th Percentile £11.65 £10.00 £10.80
90th Percentile £28.00 £40.75 £25.68
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year - -3.61%  

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Coventry

Service Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Manager in Coventry

Service Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Coventry over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Manager in Coventry

Service Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Manager in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Coventry region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (27.78%) Service Management
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Virtual Team
6 3 (16.67%) Service Design
6 3 (16.67%) Line Management
7 2 (11.11%) Transition Management
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) ITSM
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
7 2 (11.11%) People Management
8 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (5.56%) PMO
8 1 (5.56%) SAP
8 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
8 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (5.56%) Finance
8 1 (5.56%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (5.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 5 (27.78%) Service Management
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) Line Management
6 3 (16.67%) Service Design
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.11%) ITSM
7 2 (11.11%) People Management
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
7 2 (11.11%) Transition Management
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
8 1 (5.56%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
8 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) SAP