The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 40 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 24 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.08% 1.12% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 1.26% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 1
Average daily rate
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£110 £263 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.09% +45.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £110 £115
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +10.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.40 £12.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -
Service Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
710 870 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 91.03% 88.41% 91.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 417 410
Average daily rate £365 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £490 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 70 56
Average hourly rate £18.02 £23.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.34% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £44.90 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Analyst in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Analyst across the Cheshire region.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Analyst across the Cheshire region.

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +1 21 £110 - 1
Chester +12 1 - -
Crewe - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - - 1
Runcorn - - - -
Daresbury - - - -
Service Analyst
North West

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Service Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Analyst in their job title.

1 30 (62.50%) ITIL
2 27 (56.25%) SLA
3 26 (54.17%) Service Management
4 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 23 (47.92%) MS Office
6 21 (43.75%) HP
7 20 (41.67%) IBM Notes
7 20 (41.67%) MCP
7 20 (41.67%) OpenView
7 20 (41.67%) Lotus
7 20 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 18 (37.50%) Security Cleared
9 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
10 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
10 10 (20.83%) Windows
11 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
12 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
13 6 (12.50%) Windows XP
13 6 (12.50%) Finance
14 5 (10.42%) Banking
15 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
16 3 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
16 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
17 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
17 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
17 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
17 2 (4.17%) Retail
17 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
17 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Service Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (41.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 23 (47.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) VPN
2 1 (2.08%) Broadband
2 1 (2.08%) 3G
2 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
General
1 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 5 (10.42%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) ITIL
2 26 (54.17%) Service Management
3 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.17%) Coaching
5 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.17%) ITSM
6 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.08%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) MCP
2 18 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (56.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (41.67%) OpenView
1 20 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (43.75%) HP
3 20 (41.67%) Lotus
4 1 (2.08%) Sun
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) McAfee
4 1 (2.08%) LANDesk
Warrington, Cheshire
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