The median contractor rate for a Service Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 29 April 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.36% - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £23.75 -
% change year-on-year +16.84% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 267 270 331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.39% 97.12% 95.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 147 182
Median daily rate £320 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £135 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 35
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.40% -3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.07 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Leicestershire

Service Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Manager in Leicestershire

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Leicestershire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management

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

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management