Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 186 162
Rank change year-on-year +23 -24 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Service Manager 25 24 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.57% 0.44% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.46% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 62
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.37% +31.08%
10th Percentile £209 £350 £280
90th Percentile £438 £488 £560
England median daily rate £435 £439 £418
% change year-on-year -0.91% +5.09% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.05 £28.75 £30.15
% change year-on-year -9.38% -4.64% +17.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4205 5227 5887
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.08% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2788 3365 3929
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £220 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 199 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +2.98% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.39 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £29.75 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +15 11 £425 +6.25% 1
North Yorkshire +11 9 £425 -5.56%
South Yorkshire - 2 £325 -
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 17 (68.00%) ITIL
2 16 (64.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (36.00%) Service Management
4 8 (32.00%) Change Management
4 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (28.00%) Project Management
5 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (24.00%) ServiceNow
7 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (16.00%) Change Control
8 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery Management
9 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
9 3 (12.00%) DevOps
9 3 (12.00%) SLA
10 2 (8.00%) Windows
10 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
10 2 (8.00%) SMS
10 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (8.00%) Apple
10 2 (8.00%) NHS
10 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
10 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
10 2 (8.00%) Retail
10 2 (8.00%) Office 365
10 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
10 2 (8.00%) Service Design
10 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
10 2 (8.00%) Android
11 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SMS
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Android
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) ITIL
2 16 (64.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (36.00%) Service Management
4 8 (32.00%) Change Management
4 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (28.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (16.00%) Change Control
7 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery Management
8 3 (12.00%) DevOps
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
9 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.00%) Service Design
10 1 (4.00%) Acceptance Criteria
10 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.00%) IT Strategy
10 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
10 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
10 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.00%) ISO 22301
3 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (8.00%) Apple
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft