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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 111 75 102
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 53 85 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.43% 2.25% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 2.37% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 39 16
Median daily rate £148 £275 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.36% +124.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £131 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £352 £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £275 £228
% change year-on-year
-30.90% +20.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £17.10 £15.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.03 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -3.50%
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
3514 3591 2841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 95.08% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2187 2090 1543
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 194 187
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.39 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -38 20 £120 -46.06% 5
Cheshire -12 13 £269 -21.11% 1
Lancashire 0 11 £113 -29.68% 2
Merseyside +2 9 £400 +196.29%
Service Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 53 (49.53%) Windows
2 39 (36.45%) Microsoft
3 33 (30.84%) Active Directory
4 31 (28.97%) Finance
5 28 (26.17%) MS Office
6 27 (25.23%) ITIL
7 22 (20.56%) Windows 7
8 17 (15.89%) Windows XP
9 15 (14.02%) Service Management
10 14 (13.08%) Service Delivery
11 13 (12.15%) Windows 8
12 12 (11.21%) Banking
12 12 (11.21%) SLA
13 10 (9.35%) Problem Management
13 10 (9.35%) Knowledge Management
13 10 (9.35%) Incident Management
13 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
14 9 (8.41%) Citrix
14 9 (8.41%) Change Management
14 9 (8.41%) Legal
14 9 (8.41%) French Language
15 8 (7.48%) German Language
15 8 (7.48%) LANDesk
15 8 (7.48%) Security Cleared
15 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (7.48%) Blackberry
15 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (7.48%) MS Exchange
16 7 (6.54%) Apple

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 8 (7.48%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.80%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.87%) IIS
6 1 (0.93%) CMS
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (26.17%) MS Office
2 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) VPN
2 5 (4.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.80%) VoIP
4 2 (1.87%) DHCP
4 2 (1.87%) DNS
4 2 (1.87%) Intranet
4 2 (1.87%) Telnet
5 1 (0.93%) Firewall
5 1 (0.93%) FTP
5 1 (0.93%) HTTP
5 1 (0.93%) LAN
5 1 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.93%) WAN
5 1 (0.93%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.93%) DB2
3 1 (0.93%) MS Access
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.93%) Toad
General
1 31 (28.97%) Finance
2 12 (11.21%) Banking
3 9 (8.41%) French Language
3 9 (8.41%) Legal
4 8 (7.48%) German Language
5 7 (6.54%) Law
6 6 (5.61%) Italian Language
7 5 (4.67%) Dutch Language
8 4 (3.74%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (2.80%) Russian Language
9 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.87%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.93%) Publishing
11 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.80%) Web Services
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (0.93%) SOAP
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.54%) NHS
3 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.67%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.80%) iPhone
5 3 (2.80%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.87%) PMI
7 1 (0.93%) Clustering
7 1 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 53 (49.53%) Windows
2 22 (20.56%) Windows 7
3 17 (15.89%) Windows XP
4 13 (12.15%) Windows 8
5 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.67%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.87%) Unix
10 1 (0.93%) Android
10 1 (0.93%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.23%) ITIL
2 15 (14.02%) Service Management
3 14 (13.08%) Service Delivery
4 10 (9.35%) Incident Management
4 10 (9.35%) Knowledge Management
4 10 (9.35%) Problem Management
5 9 (8.41%) Change Management
6 7 (6.54%) ITSM
7 6 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (5.61%) Document Management
8 4 (3.74%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.74%) Change Control
8 4 (3.74%) Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (3.74%) Project Management
8 4 (3.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.80%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.80%) Service Design
9 3 (2.80%) Trend Analysis
9 3 (2.80%) Use Case
10 2 (1.87%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.74%) SQL
2 2 (1.87%) JCL
2 2 (1.87%) REXX
3 1 (0.93%) C++
3 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.93%) Python
3 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (7.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (6.54%) MOS
3 6 (5.61%) MCDST
3 6 (5.61%) MCP
4 5 (4.67%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.87%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.93%) CCA
7 1 (0.93%) HND
7 1 (0.93%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.93%) FATCA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 33 (30.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.87%) BitLocker
2 2 (1.87%) XenApp
3 1 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) SCCM
2 3 (2.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.87%) CA Endevor
3 2 (1.87%) OpenView
4 1 (0.93%) DameWare
4 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.93%) SCSM
4 1 (0.93%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (36.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.41%) Citrix
3 8 (7.48%) LANDesk
4 7 (6.54%) Apple
4 7 (6.54%) ServiceNow
5 5 (4.67%) Remedy
6 3 (2.80%) HP
6 3 (2.80%) Lotus
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle
7 2 (1.87%) Ariba
7 2 (1.87%) BMC
7 2 (1.87%) SAP
7 2 (1.87%) VMware
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.93%) Novell
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