The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 61 55 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 14 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.75% 2.07% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 2.17% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 13
Median daily rate £383 £330 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% +200.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £110 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £480 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £275 £164
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +67.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 10
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £9.23 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £17.33 £15.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +6.00%
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
747 1107 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.14% 95.60% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 749 389
Median daily rate £390 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 73
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.33 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.21% +7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.31 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £27.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured Service Analyst in the job title.

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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester +7 7 £425 +18.05%
Warrington +5 3 £120 +9.09%
Runcorn -1 1 - -
Widnes - 1 £350 -
Service Analyst
North West

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Service Analyst 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 Cheshire region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 8 (26.67%) Finance
4 8 (26.67%) Dutch Language
4 8 (26.67%) German Language
5 7 (23.33%) Italian Language
5 7 (23.33%) Portuguese Language
5 7 (23.33%) French Language
5 7 (23.33%) Problem Management
5 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
6 6 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) Change Management
7 5 (16.67%) Russian Language
7 5 (16.67%) Spanish Language
8 4 (13.33%) MS Office
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.33%) Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
9 3 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) MCP
9 3 (10.00%) IBM Notes
9 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (10.00%) BMC
9 3 (10.00%) Lotus

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (10.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Intranet
General
1 8 (26.67%) Dutch Language
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
1 8 (26.67%) German Language
2 7 (23.33%) French Language
2 7 (23.33%) Italian Language
2 7 (23.33%) Portuguese Language
3 5 (16.67%) Russian Language
3 5 (16.67%) Spanish Language
4 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (6.67%) Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 9 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
1 7 (23.33%) Problem Management
2 6 (20.00%) Change Management
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (13.33%) Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (10.00%) ITSM
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
5 2 (6.67%) Source to Pay
6 1 (3.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (3.33%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Governance
6 1 (3.33%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) FATCA
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Apple
2 3 (10.00%) BMC
2 3 (10.00%) Lotus
2 3 (10.00%) Remedy
2 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.67%) Ariba
3 2 (6.67%) SAP