The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 114 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 52 75 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.33% 2.04% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 2.15% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 22
Median daily rate £250 £325 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +182.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £141 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £205
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £282 £200
% change year-on-year
-25.46% +40.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 13
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.51 £11.20 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £15.50 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
Service Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3705 3487 2964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.61% 94.65% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2255 1980 1583
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 208 205
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £47.39 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 31 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
Manchester -28 24 £120 -55.55% 6
Cheshire -23 14 £269 -23.57% 2
Merseyside -3 6 - - 3
Lancashire +4 5 £345 +109.09% 3
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 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 North West region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 54 (49.54%) Windows
2 39 (35.78%) Microsoft
3 35 (32.11%) Active Directory
4 33 (30.28%) ITIL
5 30 (27.52%) Finance
6 29 (26.61%) MS Office
7 23 (21.10%) Windows 7
8 20 (18.35%) Service Management
9 16 (14.68%) Windows XP
10 15 (13.76%) Banking
11 12 (11.01%) Windows 8
11 12 (11.01%) SLA
12 11 (10.09%) Citrix
12 11 (10.09%) MS Excel
12 11 (10.09%) Service Delivery
12 11 (10.09%) LANDesk
13 10 (9.17%) ITSM
14 9 (8.26%) Legal
14 9 (8.26%) Incident Management
14 9 (8.26%) French Language
14 9 (8.26%) German Language
14 9 (8.26%) ServiceNow
15 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (7.34%) Problem Management
15 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
15 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (7.34%) Blackberry
16 7 (6.42%) Apple
16 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (6.42%) MS Exchange

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (6.42%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.75%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.92%) CMS
6 1 (0.92%) IIS
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 29 (26.61%) MS Office
2 11 (10.09%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.75%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) TCP/IP
1 6 (5.50%) VPN
2 4 (3.67%) DHCP
2 4 (3.67%) DNS
3 3 (2.75%) LAN
3 3 (2.75%) VoIP
3 3 (2.75%) WAN
4 2 (1.83%) Intranet
4 2 (1.83%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.83%) Telnet
5 1 (0.92%) 4G
5 1 (0.92%) Firewall
5 1 (0.92%) FTP
5 1 (0.92%) HTTP
5 1 (0.92%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.92%) DB2
2 1 (0.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.92%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.92%) Toad
General
1 30 (27.52%) Finance
2 15 (13.76%) Banking
3 9 (8.26%) French Language
3 9 (8.26%) German Language
3 9 (8.26%) Legal
4 7 (6.42%) Italian Language
4 7 (6.42%) Law
5 6 (5.50%) Dutch Language
6 4 (3.67%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (2.75%) Russian Language
8 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.83%) Retail
8 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.92%) Back Office
9 1 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.92%) Publishing
9 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.92%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.92%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (0.92%) Middleware
1 1 (0.92%) SOAP
1 1 (0.92%) Web Services
1 1 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.59%) NHS
4 4 (3.67%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.75%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.75%) PMI
6 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.83%) iPad
6 2 (1.83%) iPhone
6 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.92%) Contactless
7 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 54 (49.54%) Windows
2 23 (21.10%) Windows 7
3 16 (14.68%) Windows XP
4 12 (11.01%) Windows 8
5 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.59%) Unix
6 5 (4.59%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.75%) Android
8 2 (1.83%) NetWare
8 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) ITIL
2 20 (18.35%) Service Management
3 11 (10.09%) Service Delivery
4 10 (9.17%) ITSM
5 9 (8.26%) Incident Management
6 8 (7.34%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.42%) Change Management
8 6 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (5.50%) Document Management
8 6 (5.50%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.59%) Project Management
9 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.67%) Asset Management
10 4 (3.67%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.67%) Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (2.75%) Business Analysis
11 3 (2.75%) Change Control
11 3 (2.75%) Coaching
11 3 (2.75%) Investment Management
11 3 (2.75%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.59%) SQL
2 2 (1.83%) JCL
2 2 (1.83%) REXX
3 1 (0.92%) C++
3 1 (0.92%) Java
3 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.92%) Python
3 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.42%) MOS
3 6 (5.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (5.50%) MCDST
3 6 (5.50%) MCP
4 5 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.83%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.92%) CCA
8 1 (0.92%) Degree
8 1 (0.92%) HND
8 1 (0.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.92%) FATCA
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 35 (32.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.75%) XenApp
3 2 (1.83%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) SCCM
2 3 (2.75%) OpenView
3 2 (1.83%) CA Endevor
3 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.92%) DameWare
4 1 (0.92%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (35.78%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.09%) Citrix
2 11 (10.09%) LANDesk
3 9 (8.26%) ServiceNow
4 7 (6.42%) Apple
5 5 (4.59%) Remedy
6 4 (3.67%) HP
7 3 (2.75%) Lotus
8 2 (1.83%) Ariba
8 2 (1.83%) Novell
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle
8 2 (1.83%) SAP
8 2 (1.83%) VMware
9 1 (0.92%) Cisco
9 1 (0.92%) IBM
9 1 (0.92%) LexisNexis
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £13.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £11.30 - £13.68 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago