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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Analyst
Rank 107 83 96
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 44 49 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.21% 1.71% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.85% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 3
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£135 £110 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £77 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £377 £137
UK excluding London average daily rate £135 £116 £120
% change year-on-year
+16.37% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.90 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.57 £9.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.20 £17.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
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
3350 2648 2164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.91% 92.49% 93.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 1371 1028
Average daily rate £378 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 215 172
Average hourly rate £19.45 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.69 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Cheshire -4 20 £120 +6.66% 3
Manchester -13 18 £145 +20.83% 3
Merseyside -15 5 £415 +453.33%
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 67 (58.26%) ITIL
2 66 (57.39%) MS Office
3 64 (55.65%) Windows
4 59 (51.30%) Microsoft
5 47 (40.87%) SLA
6 46 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 44 (38.26%) Service Management
8 39 (33.91%) Active Directory
9 28 (24.35%) Windows XP
9 28 (24.35%) Windows 7
10 24 (20.87%) HP
11 23 (20.00%) Lotus
11 23 (20.00%) IBM Notes
12 21 (18.26%) MCP
12 21 (18.26%) OpenView
13 20 (17.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 20 (17.39%) Incident Management
14 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
15 13 (11.30%) Finance
16 12 (10.43%) SC Cleared
16 12 (10.43%) Citrix
17 11 (9.57%) Windows NT
18 9 (7.83%) Windows Server 2003
18 9 (7.83%) CICS
19 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
19 8 (6.96%) MS Exchange
19 8 (6.96%) TCP/IP
20 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
21 6 (5.22%) Legal
21 6 (5.22%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 23 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 9 (7.83%) CICS
3 8 (6.96%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.87%) Lync
Applications
1 66 (57.39%) MS Office
2 46 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.61%) DHCP
2 3 (2.61%) Internet
2 3 (2.61%) DNS
3 2 (1.74%) VPN
3 2 (1.74%) LAN
3 2 (1.74%) VoIP
3 2 (1.74%) WAN
4 1 (0.87%) SMS
4 1 (0.87%) Broadband
4 1 (0.87%) SAN
4 1 (0.87%) Wireless
4 1 (0.87%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.87%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.87%) QlikView
General
1 13 (11.30%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Legal
3 5 (4.35%) Dutch Language
3 5 (4.35%) German Language
3 5 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.61%) French Language
5 2 (1.74%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Advertising
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.22%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.48%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.74%) Device Driver
3 2 (1.74%) CMDB
4 1 (0.87%) iPhone
4 1 (0.87%) iPad
4 1 (0.87%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (0.87%) Handset
4 1 (0.87%) IVR
4 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.87%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 64 (55.65%) Windows
2 28 (24.35%) Windows XP
2 28 (24.35%) Windows 7
3 11 (9.57%) Windows NT
4 9 (7.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.87%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (58.26%) ITIL
2 44 (38.26%) Service Management
3 20 (17.39%) Incident Management
4 6 (5.22%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.35%) ITSM
6 4 (3.48%) Migration
7 3 (2.61%) CMMI
7 3 (2.61%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.61%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.61%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (1.74%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.74%) Coaching
8 2 (1.74%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.74%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (1.74%) Change Management
9 1 (0.87%) Information Management
9 1 (0.87%) Benchmarking
9 1 (0.87%) Release Management
9 1 (0.87%) Time Management
9 1 (0.87%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.48%) SQL
2 2 (1.74%) VBA
3 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (18.26%) MCP
2 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.43%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.87%) MCDST
7 1 (0.87%) MCITP
7 1 (0.87%) Degree
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.87%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.87%) MCSE
7 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (40.87%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (33.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.74%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.87%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (18.26%) OpenView
2 20 (17.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.87%) OVSD
3 1 (0.87%) SCCM
3 1 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 59 (51.30%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.87%) HP
3 23 (20.00%) Lotus
4 12 (10.43%) Citrix
5 4 (3.48%) Oracle
6 3 (2.61%) CA
6 3 (2.61%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.74%) Apple
7 2 (1.74%) Symantec
8 1 (0.87%) Remedy
8 1 (0.87%) VMware
8 1 (0.87%) SIMUL8
8 1 (0.87%) AppSense
8 1 (0.87%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.87%) SAP
8 1 (0.87%) Cisco
8 1 (0.87%) Avaya
8 1 (0.87%) BMC
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