The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Analyst
Rank 60 57 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 27 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.94% 2.44% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 2.60% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 2
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£158 £121 £115
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.70% +4.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £110 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £148 £119
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £110 £130
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £110.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.18% +900.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £30.80 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £124.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.45 £12.95 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-3.89% +7.91%
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
1307 1038 902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.10% 93.77% 91.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 558 491
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £207 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 48 66
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Stockport - 1 - - 1
Altrincham - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Service Analyst
North West

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 42 (66.67%) Windows
2 31 (49.21%) ITIL
3 30 (47.62%) MS Office
4 27 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 25 (39.68%) Active Directory
6 18 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 14 (22.22%) Windows XP
8 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 12 (19.05%) Service Management
9 11 (17.46%) SLA
10 10 (15.87%) Windows NT
10 10 (15.87%) Migration
10 10 (15.87%) Incident Management
11 9 (14.29%) ServiceNow
11 9 (14.29%) ITSM
11 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (14.29%) CA
12 8 (12.70%) CICS
12 8 (12.70%) Finance
13 7 (11.11%) Legal
14 5 (7.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (4.76%) Lotus
15 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
15 3 (4.76%) IBM Notes
16 2 (3.17%) LAN
16 2 (3.17%) WAN
16 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
16 2 (3.17%) VPN
16 2 (3.17%) HP
16 2 (3.17%) Citrix

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (12.70%) CICS
2 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.76%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.59%) Lync
3 1 (1.59%) WorkSite
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (47.62%) MS Office
2 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) LAN
1 2 (3.17%) WAN
1 2 (3.17%) VPN
1 2 (3.17%) Wireless
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) Intranet
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Legal
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) iPad
2 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.59%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 14 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 10 (15.87%) Windows NT
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) ITIL
2 12 (19.05%) Service Management
3 10 (15.87%) Migration
3 10 (15.87%) Incident Management
4 9 (14.29%) ITSM
5 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.59%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.59%) Time Management
6 1 (1.59%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.59%) Document Management
6 1 (1.59%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) C
1 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.17%) MCITP
4 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.59%) MCP
4 1 (1.59%) MCSE
4 1 (1.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (39.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 9 (14.29%) CA
3 3 (4.76%) Lotus
4 2 (3.17%) HP
4 2 (3.17%) Citrix
5 1 (1.59%) Meru Networks
5 1 (1.59%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) SAP