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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 106 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 43 87 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.22% 2.07% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.18% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 21
Median daily rate £275 £174 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.98% +44.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £110 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £366 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £275 £175
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 13
Median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +12.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £17.33 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.13 £13.50 £12.85
% change year-on-year
-10.18% +5.05%
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
3338 3994 2961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.35% 95.19% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2126 2373 1629
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 206 202
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £47.71 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 August 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 August 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 17 £280 +60.00% 4
Cheshire -6 12 £383 +8.66% 3
Lancashire +17 9 £110 -33.33% 1
Merseyside +3 5 £400 +233.33%
Service Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 40 (41.24%) Windows
2 31 (31.96%) Microsoft
3 28 (28.87%) Finance
4 27 (27.84%) Active Directory
5 22 (22.68%) ITIL
6 20 (20.62%) MS Office
7 15 (15.46%) Windows 7
8 14 (14.43%) Windows XP
9 13 (13.40%) Service Management
9 13 (13.40%) Service Delivery
10 10 (10.31%) Knowledge Management
10 10 (10.31%) Banking
11 9 (9.28%) Change Management
11 9 (9.28%) SLA
11 9 (9.28%) Incident Management
11 9 (9.28%) Windows 8
12 8 (8.25%) Problem Management
12 8 (8.25%) NHS
12 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
13 7 (7.22%) MS Exchange
13 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (7.22%) Apple
13 7 (7.22%) LANDesk
13 7 (7.22%) French Language
13 7 (7.22%) ServiceNow
14 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (6.19%) German Language
14 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
14 6 (6.19%) SQL Server

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 (7.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.09%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.06%) IIS
6 1 (1.03%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (20.62%) MS Office
2 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.06%) MS Project
4 2 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.09%) VPN
2 2 (2.06%) Intranet
2 2 (2.06%) VoIP
3 1 (1.03%) DHCP
3 1 (1.03%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.03%) FTP
3 1 (1.03%) HTTP
3 1 (1.03%) LAN
3 1 (1.03%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.03%) WAN
3 1 (1.03%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.03%) DB2
3 1 (1.03%) MS Access
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.03%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.03%) Toad
General
1 28 (28.87%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Banking
3 7 (7.22%) French Language
4 6 (6.19%) German Language
5 5 (5.15%) Dutch Language
5 5 (5.15%) Italian Language
6 4 (4.12%) Law
6 4 (4.12%) Legal
6 4 (4.12%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (3.09%) Spanish Language
8 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (2.06%) Russian Language
9 1 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (1.03%) Publishing
9 1 (1.03%) Retail
9 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) Web Services
2 1 (1.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.03%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.03%) SOAP
2 1 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) NHS
2 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.15%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.15%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.09%) iPhone
4 3 (3.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.03%) Clustering
5 1 (1.03%) iPad
5 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (41.24%) Windows
2 15 (15.46%) Windows 7
3 14 (14.43%) Windows XP
4 9 (9.28%) Windows 8
5 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.06%) Unix
7 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.03%) Android
8 1 (1.03%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.68%) ITIL
2 13 (13.40%) Service Delivery
2 13 (13.40%) Service Management
3 10 (10.31%) Knowledge Management
4 9 (9.28%) Change Management
4 9 (9.28%) Incident Management
5 8 (8.25%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.15%) ITSM
7 4 (4.12%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.12%) Change Control
7 4 (4.12%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.09%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.09%) Document Management
8 3 (3.09%) Project Management
8 3 (3.09%) Resource Management
8 3 (3.09%) Service Design
8 3 (3.09%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (3.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.15%) SQL
2 2 (2.06%) JCL
2 2 (2.06%) REXX
3 1 (1.03%) C++
3 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.03%) Python
3 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (4.12%) MCP
3 4 (4.12%) MOS
3 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) MCDST
5 2 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.03%) FATCA
2 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 27 (27.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.03%) vSphere
2 1 (1.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) SCCM
2 3 (3.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.06%) CA Endevor
4 1 (1.03%) DameWare
4 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.03%) SCSM
4 1 (1.03%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (31.96%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) Apple
2 7 (7.22%) LANDesk
2 7 (7.22%) ServiceNow
3 5 (5.15%) Citrix
4 4 (4.12%) Remedy
5 3 (3.09%) Lotus
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle
6 2 (2.06%) Ariba
6 2 (2.06%) BMC
6 2 (2.06%) SAP
6 2 (2.06%) VMware
7 1 (1.03%) HP
7 1 (1.03%) IBM
7 1 (1.03%) LexisNexis
7 1 (1.03%) Novell
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