The median contractor rate for a Service Manager was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 28 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 37 38
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 3 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.82% 2.22% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 2.33% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Median daily rate £300 £375 £608
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -38.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £356 £407
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £411 £874
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +1.51% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.12 £34.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -58.47% +11.40%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 351 430 402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 96.16% 95.34% 97.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 721 1118
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £219 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £630 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 19 15
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.88 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.41% +8.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £18.75 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Nottingham

Service Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Manager in Nottingham

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 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 Nottingham region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA