The median contractor rate for a Service Desk Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire 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.

Service Desk Manager
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 141 -
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Manager 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £313 £363
% change year-on-year +23.20% -13.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.12 £27.25 -
% change year-on-year -48.18% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1991 2690 2812
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.74% 96.17% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4323 6472 7285
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £263 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 218 436
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.32 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.40% +20.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.20 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £27.45 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Service Desk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Manager in Yorkshire

Service Desk Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Desk Manager in Yorkshire

Service Desk Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Desk Manager in Yorkshire

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

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

1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Migration
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) BMC
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Supplier Management
2 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) VMware

Service Desk Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Migration
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) BMC
1 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware