The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Analyst
Rank 95 90 115
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 69 45 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.57% 1.45% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.58% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 4
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£130 £115 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -36.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £100 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £210 £257
UK excluding London average daily rate £133 £142 £113
% change year-on-year
-6.36% +25.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.46 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.38% -4.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.14 £10.10 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £15.00 £15.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.14
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -4.83%
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
4101 2852 2687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.54% 91.94% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2473 1582 1330
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 182 206
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 2 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Manchester -7 35 £166 +38.54% 3
Cheshire -14 20 £110 +4.76% 7
Merseyside -2 10 £120 - 3
Lancashire - 3 £155 -
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 68 (55.74%) Windows
2 66 (54.10%) ITIL
3 48 (39.34%) Microsoft
4 44 (36.07%) Active Directory
5 41 (33.61%) SLA
6 38 (31.15%) MS Office
7 33 (27.05%) Incident Management
8 29 (23.77%) MS Excel
8 29 (23.77%) Windows 7
9 20 (16.39%) Windows XP
10 17 (13.93%) Service Management
11 12 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (9.84%) Security Cleared
12 11 (9.02%) Internet
12 11 (9.02%) DHCP
12 11 (9.02%) TCP/IP
12 11 (9.02%) DNS
12 11 (9.02%) Finance
13 10 (8.20%) Citrix
13 10 (8.20%) SCCM
14 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
14 9 (7.38%) HTML
14 9 (7.38%) Device Driver
15 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
15 8 (6.56%) HP
15 8 (6.56%) Office 365
16 7 (5.74%) MS Exchange
16 7 (5.74%) MCP
16 7 (5.74%) Intranet
16 7 (5.74%) VMware

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (5.74%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.10%) Lync
3 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.82%) CICS
4 1 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.82%) WorkSite
Applications
1 38 (31.15%) MS Office
2 29 (23.77%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.56%) Office 365
2 3 (2.46%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.02%) DHCP
1 11 (9.02%) TCP/IP
1 11 (9.02%) DNS
1 11 (9.02%) Internet
2 7 (5.74%) Intranet
3 4 (3.28%) SAN
4 2 (1.64%) VPN
4 2 (1.64%) Broadband
4 2 (1.64%) LAN
4 2 (1.64%) Wireless
4 2 (1.64%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.64%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.82%) VoIP
5 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (9.02%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Legal
3 5 (4.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.46%) German Language
4 3 (2.46%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.46%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (2.46%) Russian Language
5 2 (1.64%) Banking
5 2 (1.64%) Retail
5 2 (1.64%) French Language
5 2 (1.64%) Turkish Language
6 1 (0.82%) Electronics
6 1 (0.82%) Billing
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.38%) HTML
2 1 (0.82%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) Device Driver
2 5 (4.10%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.28%) iPhone
3 4 (3.28%) iPad
4 3 (2.46%) PMI
5 2 (1.64%) Life Science
5 2 (1.64%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.82%) PDA
6 1 (0.82%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.82%) EPoS
6 1 (0.82%) NHS
6 1 (0.82%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.82%) DTV
6 1 (0.82%) Handset
6 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 68 (55.74%) Windows
2 29 (23.77%) Windows 7
3 20 (16.39%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.28%) Android
4 4 (3.28%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.64%) UNIX
5 2 (1.64%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.82%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (54.10%) ITIL
2 33 (27.05%) Incident Management
3 17 (13.93%) Service Management
4 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
5 7 (5.74%) Migration
6 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2
6 6 (4.92%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.10%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.10%) Coaching
7 5 (4.10%) Project Management
8 4 (3.28%) Change Management
8 4 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.46%) Transition Management
9 3 (2.46%) Validation
9 3 (2.46%) Risk Management
10 2 (1.64%) Configuration Management
10 2 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.64%) ITSM
10 2 (1.64%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (1.64%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.28%) SQL
2 2 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.74%) MCP
4 5 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.28%) CCNA
5 4 (3.28%) CCA
5 4 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.46%) MCITP
6 3 (2.46%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.64%) Degree
8 1 (0.82%) MCDST
8 1 (0.82%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (33.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 44 (36.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.64%) XenApp
4 2 (1.64%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.82%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (8.20%) SCCM
2 6 (4.92%) OpenView
3 4 (3.28%) SCOM
3 4 (3.28%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.20%) Citrix
3 8 (6.56%) HP
4 7 (5.74%) VMware
5 6 (4.92%) Sophos
6 5 (4.10%) McAfee
7 4 (3.28%) Symantec
7 4 (3.28%) Cisco
8 3 (2.46%) Remedy
8 3 (2.46%) Google
9 2 (1.64%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.82%) Polycom
10 1 (0.82%) Facebook
10 1 (0.82%) Twitter
10 1 (0.82%) Wyse
10 1 (0.82%) SAP
10 1 (0.82%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.82%) Avaya
10 1 (0.82%) Nokia
10 1 (0.82%) Lotus
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