The median contractor rate for a Service Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 134 127
Rank change year-on-year +18 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 1 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.049% 0.50% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.52% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 11
Median daily rate - £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +0.42% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.12 £32.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -55.87% +4.84%  

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 1959 2715 2779
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.69% 96.24% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1859 1861
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 £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 63 112
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.32 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.61% +17.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.96 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Yorkshire

Service Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Manager in Yorkshire

Service 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 Manager in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Manager in Yorkshire

Service Manager
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +7 1 - - 3
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
3 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (22.22%) BMC
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Electronics
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) LAN

Service 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) WLAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery Management
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Case Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Conflict Management
4 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) BMC
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) Mitel
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Xerox