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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Analyst
Rank 82 77 98
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 55 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.75% 1.79% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.94% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 5
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£125 £120 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% +0.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £110 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £147 £172
UK excluding London average daily rate £135 £110 £138
% change year-on-year
+22.72% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 8
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.33 £9.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £115.25 £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £12.95 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-3.47% +7.91%
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
2922 2523 2423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 92.88% 92.32% 91.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1672 1303 1241
Average daily rate £350 £350 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 176 184
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.77 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £40.00 £42.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +2 29 £140 +16.42% 2
Cheshire +9 20 £110 -26.66% 4
Merseyside -4 5 £415 - 4
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 70 (50.72%) ITIL
2 65 (47.10%) Windows
3 62 (44.93%) Microsoft
4 61 (44.20%) MS Office
5 46 (33.33%) Service Management
5 46 (33.33%) SLA
6 44 (31.88%) MS Excel
7 40 (28.99%) Active Directory
8 25 (18.12%) Windows XP
8 25 (18.12%) Windows 7
9 24 (17.39%) IBM Notes
9 24 (17.39%) HP
9 24 (17.39%) Lotus
10 22 (15.94%) MCP
11 21 (15.22%) OpenView
11 21 (15.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 20 (14.49%) Finance
13 19 (13.77%) Incident Management
13 19 (13.77%) Security Cleared
14 16 (11.59%) SC Cleared
15 12 (8.70%) ITSM
16 10 (7.25%) Windows NT
16 10 (7.25%) Citrix
16 10 (7.25%) Migration
17 9 (6.52%) Telecoms
17 9 (6.52%) ServiceNow
17 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (6.52%) Service Delivery
17 9 (6.52%) CA
17 9 (6.52%) Performance Metrics

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 24 (17.39%) IBM Notes
2 8 (5.80%) CICS
2 8 (5.80%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.72%) Lync
3 1 (0.72%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 61 (44.20%) MS Office
2 44 (31.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.07%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.17%) Internet
2 3 (2.17%) VPN
2 3 (2.17%) VoIP
3 2 (1.45%) WAN
3 2 (1.45%) LAN
3 2 (1.45%) Wireless
4 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.72%) 3G
4 1 (0.72%) Intranet
4 1 (0.72%) SAN
4 1 (0.72%) DNS
4 1 (0.72%) SMS
4 1 (0.72%) DHCP
4 1 (0.72%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (0.72%) QlikView
1 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
General
1 20 (14.49%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.07%) Legal
4 6 (4.35%) Banking
5 3 (2.17%) Dutch Language
5 3 (2.17%) German Language
6 2 (1.45%) French Language
6 2 (1.45%) Retail
6 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.45%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.45%) Middleware
2 1 (0.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.52%) Performance Metrics
2 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.62%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.45%) NHS
4 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.72%) Life Science
5 1 (0.72%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.72%) Replication
5 1 (0.72%) IVR
5 1 (0.72%) iPad
5 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (47.10%) Windows
2 25 (18.12%) Windows XP
2 25 (18.12%) Windows 7
3 10 (7.25%) Windows NT
4 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.45%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.45%) UNIX
6 2 (1.45%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (50.72%) ITIL
2 46 (33.33%) Service Management
3 19 (13.77%) Incident Management
4 12 (8.70%) ITSM
5 10 (7.25%) Migration
6 9 (6.52%) Service Delivery
7 4 (2.90%) CMMI
7 4 (2.90%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.17%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.45%) Change Management
9 2 (1.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.45%) Benchmarking
9 2 (1.45%) Time Management
9 2 (1.45%) Service Desk Management
9 2 (1.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.45%) Coaching
10 1 (0.72%) WFM
10 1 (0.72%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.62%) SQL
2 2 (1.45%) C
3 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (15.94%) MCP
2 19 (13.77%) Security Cleared
3 16 (11.59%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.45%) MCITP
7 1 (0.72%) Degree
7 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.72%) MCSE
7 1 (0.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 40 (28.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (15.22%) OpenView
1 21 (15.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 62 (44.93%) Microsoft
2 24 (17.39%) HP
2 24 (17.39%) Lotus
3 10 (7.25%) Citrix
4 9 (6.52%) ServiceNow
4 9 (6.52%) CA
5 3 (2.17%) SAP
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle
6 2 (1.45%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.72%) VMware
7 1 (0.72%) SIMUL8
7 1 (0.72%) Meru Networks
7 1 (0.72%) McAfee
7 1 (0.72%) Sun
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