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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 77 70 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 30 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.63% 1.74% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.83% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 10
Median daily rate £120 £225 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +95.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £119 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £335 £151
UK excluding London median daily rate £230 £275 £163
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +69.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Median hourly rate £12.28 £12.50 £13.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.80% -8.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.18 £10.29 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.90 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £13.67
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -8.52%
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
1749 1583 1299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.80% 95.25% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 834 676
Median daily rate £390 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 59 63
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.54 £10.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Rochdale - 2 - -
Service Analyst
North West

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (34.00%) MS Office
4 16 (32.00%) Finance
5 15 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 12 (24.00%) ITIL
6 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (22.00%) Banking
8 10 (20.00%) Citrix
9 8 (16.00%) Legal
9 8 (16.00%) Blackberry
10 7 (14.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (14.00%) VPN
10 7 (14.00%) MOS
10 7 (14.00%) LANDesk
11 6 (12.00%) Document Management
11 6 (12.00%) MCDST
11 6 (12.00%) Law
11 6 (12.00%) ITSM
11 6 (12.00%) Apple
11 6 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (8.00%) Unix
12 4 (8.00%) Service Management
12 4 (8.00%) SLA
12 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
12 4 (8.00%) SQL
13 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
13 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
13 3 (6.00%) Remedy

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 7 (14.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) VPN
2 2 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) Telnet
3 1 (2.00%) 4G
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) FTP
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.00%) Toad
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Banking
3 8 (16.00%) Legal
4 6 (12.00%) Law
5 2 (4.00%) French Language
5 2 (4.00%) German Language
6 1 (2.00%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (2.00%) SOAP
1 1 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) Contactless
3 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 15 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.00%) Unix
3 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.00%) NetWare
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Android
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) ITIL
2 6 (12.00%) Document Management
2 6 (12.00%) ITSM
3 4 (8.00%) Service Management
4 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.00%) Investment Management
4 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Time Management
5 2 (4.00%) Use Case
6 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Change Management
6 1 (2.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.00%) VBScript
3 1 (2.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (14.00%) MOS
2 6 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (12.00%) MCDST
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) DameWare
2 1 (2.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Citrix
3 7 (14.00%) LANDesk
4 6 (12.00%) Apple
5 3 (6.00%) Remedy
6 2 (4.00%) HP
6 2 (4.00%) Lotus
6 2 (4.00%) Novell
6 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) LexisNexis
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle
7 1 (2.00%) VMware