The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 53 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 22 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.60% 1.46% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 1.61% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate £120 £150 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £97 £150 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £150 £236
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £120 £138
% change year-on-year
- -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Average hourly rate £12.49 £12.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.95% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
767 684 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 90.66% 91.08% 91.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 323 310
Average daily rate £375 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £220 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 45 27
Average hourly rate £31.56 £19.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.77% -31.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Service Analyst
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Warrington -1 7 £574 - 2
Widnes - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Service Analyst
North West

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) MS Office
2 15 (40.54%) ITIL
3 10 (27.03%) SLA
3 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
4 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
5 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
5 8 (21.62%) MCP
5 8 (21.62%) Windows
5 8 (21.62%) OpenView
5 8 (21.62%) HP
5 8 (21.62%) Banking
5 8 (21.62%) Service Management
6 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
6 7 (18.92%) ServiceCenter
7 6 (16.22%) Blackberry
8 5 (13.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (13.51%) Lotus
8 5 (13.51%) NHS
8 5 (13.51%) UNIX
8 5 (13.51%) IBM Notes
8 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
8 5 (13.51%) Release Management
9 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
9 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
10 3 (8.11%) Intranet
10 3 (8.11%) Back Office
10 3 (8.11%) Problem Management

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (13.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Office
2 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) Intranet
3 1 (2.70%) 3G
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) Broadband
3 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.11%) Back Office
4 3 (8.11%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Blackberry
2 5 (13.51%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.70%) EPoS
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Service Management
3 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.51%) Release Management
5 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.70%) Process Management
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
1 1 (2.70%) Java
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.62%) MCP
3 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) OpenView
2 7 (18.92%) ServiceCenter
3 5 (13.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) HP
3 5 (13.51%) Lotus
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
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