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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 76 75 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 16 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.19% 1.56% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.64% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 14
Median daily rate £145 £200 £182
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +10.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £103 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £600 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £260 £265
% change year-on-year
-32.69% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.28 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.97% -5.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £12.42
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.64%

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
1272 1712 1457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.71% 95.38% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 982 815
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 53
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.20 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Stockport - 2 £425 -
Service Analyst
North West

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 11 (28.21%) Service Management
4 9 (23.08%) ITIL
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
6 7 (17.95%) MS Office
7 6 (15.38%) Citrix
7 6 (15.38%) Finance
7 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 5 (12.82%) Migration
8 5 (12.82%) Email Management
8 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.26%) Banking
9 4 (10.26%) Legal
9 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
10 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
10 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
10 3 (7.69%) IBM Notes
10 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
10 3 (7.69%) SAP
10 3 (7.69%) ISEB
10 3 (7.69%) VPN
10 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
10 3 (7.69%) Change Management
10 3 (7.69%) Lotus
11 2 (5.13%) NHS
11 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
11 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management

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 3 (7.69%) IBM Notes
1 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.56%) MS Access
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) French Language
3 2 (5.13%) German Language
3 2 (5.13%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) iPhone
2 2 (5.13%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.56%) PMI
3 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
2 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Service Management
2 9 (23.08%) ITIL
3 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 5 (12.82%) Email Management
4 5 (12.82%) Migration
5 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.69%) Change Management
6 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Change Control
7 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.13%) Document Management
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.13%) Manual Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.13%) Release Management
7 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
1 2 (5.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) ISEB
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Citrix
3 3 (7.69%) Lotus
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Intel
5 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.56%) Veritas