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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Analyst
Rank 68 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 38 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.05% 1.68% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.77% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£166 £120 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.54% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £135 £149 £113
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +32.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Average hourly rate £12.05 £12.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.37% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £10.40 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.80 £14.40 £16.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.56 £13.39
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -6.16%
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
1718 1245 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.81% 95.11% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 741 579
Average daily rate £375 £326 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.03% -1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £213 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 55 89
Average hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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
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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 40 (63.49%) Windows
2 33 (52.38%) ITIL
3 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
3 23 (36.51%) Active Directory
4 22 (34.92%) MS Office
5 16 (25.40%) Windows 7
6 14 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
7 13 (20.63%) SLA
8 12 (19.05%) Windows XP
9 9 (14.29%) Finance
9 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (12.70%) Service Management
11 7 (11.11%) Intranet
12 6 (9.52%) Sophos
12 6 (9.52%) Legal
12 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
13 5 (7.94%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (7.94%) VMware
13 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
13 5 (7.94%) Project Management
13 5 (7.94%) SCCM
13 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (6.35%) SCOM
14 4 (6.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
14 4 (6.35%) McAfee
14 4 (6.35%) Symantec
14 4 (6.35%) Change Management
14 4 (6.35%) Backup Exec

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) CICS
2 1 (1.59%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (34.92%) MS Office
2 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) Intranet
2 4 (6.35%) SAN
3 2 (3.17%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.59%) Internet
4 1 (1.59%) Wireless
4 1 (1.59%) LAN
4 1 (1.59%) WAN
4 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Legal
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Life Science
1 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.59%) EPoS
2 1 (1.59%) NHS
2 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.59%) PDA
2 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (63.49%) Windows
2 16 (25.40%) Windows 7
3 12 (19.05%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.17%) UNIX
6 1 (1.59%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) ITIL
2 14 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 8 (12.70%) Service Management
4 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.94%) Project Management
6 4 (6.35%) Change Management
7 3 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.76%) Transition Management
7 3 (4.76%) Validation
8 2 (3.17%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (3.17%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.17%) ITSM
9 1 (1.59%) CRM
9 1 (1.59%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.59%) Workflow
9 1 (1.59%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.94%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.35%) CCNA
3 4 (6.35%) CCA
3 4 (6.35%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.17%) MCITP
5 2 (3.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 23 (36.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) SCCM
2 4 (6.35%) SCOM
2 4 (6.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Sophos
3 5 (7.94%) VMware
4 4 (6.35%) Citrix
4 4 (6.35%) Symantec
4 4 (6.35%) McAfee
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco
6 2 (3.17%) Remedy
6 2 (3.17%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.59%) Polycom
7 1 (1.59%) Facebook
7 1 (1.59%) Twitter
7 1 (1.59%) Mitel
7 1 (1.59%) Wyse
7 1 (1.59%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.59%) Nokia
7 1 (1.59%) HP