The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 86 49 67
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 20 47 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.07% 2.90% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 3.04% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 13
Median daily rate £120 £223 £128
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.06% +74.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £158 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £339 £173
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £275 £228
% change year-on-year
-30.90% +20.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.20% -18.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -3.70%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1771 1545 1208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.11% 95.25% 97.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1074 927 668
Median daily rate £388 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 61 64
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £31.50 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Salford - 2 - -
Bury - 1 - -
Service Analyst
North West

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Manchester region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
3 17 (36.17%) Finance
4 16 (34.04%) MS Office
5 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
5 14 (29.79%) Windows 7
6 10 (21.28%) Banking
7 9 (19.15%) ITIL
8 8 (17.02%) Legal
8 8 (17.02%) LANDesk
9 7 (14.89%) MOS
9 7 (14.89%) Citrix
9 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (14.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (12.77%) VPN
10 6 (12.77%) Blackberry
10 6 (12.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (12.77%) Law
10 6 (12.77%) Document Management
10 6 (12.77%) MCDST
11 5 (10.64%) Apple
11 5 (10.64%) SLA
11 5 (10.64%) Office 365
12 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
12 4 (8.51%) French Language
13 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
13 3 (6.38%) ITSM
13 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (6.38%) Remedy
13 3 (6.38%) Windows XP

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (12.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) VPN
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) Telnet
2 2 (4.26%) VoIP
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) FTP
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.13%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) MS Access
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.13%) Toad
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Banking
3 8 (17.02%) Legal
4 6 (12.77%) Law
5 4 (8.51%) French Language
6 2 (4.26%) German Language
7 1 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Italian Language
7 1 (2.13%) Publishing
7 1 (2.13%) Retail
7 1 (2.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (2.13%) SOAP
2 1 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.26%) NHS
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) iPad
3 1 (2.13%) iPhone
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Android
5 1 (2.13%) NetWare
5 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL
2 6 (12.77%) Document Management
3 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
3 3 (6.38%) ITSM
4 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.26%) Use Case
5 1 (2.13%) Change Control
5 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.13%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.13%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.13%) Load Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.13%) System Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Test Management
5 1 (2.13%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.13%) Time Management
5 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (14.89%) MOS
2 6 (12.77%) MCDST
3 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) DameWare
2 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) LANDesk
3 7 (14.89%) Citrix
4 5 (10.64%) Apple
5 3 (6.38%) Remedy
6 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) LexisNexis
7 1 (2.13%) Novell
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle
7 1 (2.13%) VMware
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