Period
to 23 September 2019

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £170 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Service Analyst
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 71 101
Rank change year-on-year -31 +30 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 39 91 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.41% 2.91% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 3.07% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 37 28
Manchester median daily rate £170 £150 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +21.83% -29.64%
10th Percentile £105 £97 £97
90th Percentile £396 £306 £363
North West median daily rate £198 £150 £150
% change year-on-year +31.67% - -44.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 4
Manchester median hourly rate £11.50 £14.50 £11.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.69% +22.39% -12.24%
10th Percentile £9.89 £10.38 £11.35
90th Percentile £14.49 £23.43 £13.24
North West median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year - +1.82% +1.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2,601 2,963 2,753
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.07% 94.91% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,750 1,843 1,679
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £250 £235 £225
90th Percentile £588 £572 £563
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 133 109
Manchester median hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.75% +29.03% +5.98%
10th Percentile £10.63 £11.02 £11.00
90th Percentile £23.65 £35.00 £45.00
North West median hourly rate £17.75 £19.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.79% +1.32% +11.76%

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Service Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Manchester

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Service Analyst in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Manchester

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in Manchester

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Manchester

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ashton-under-Lyne - 2 - -
Service Analyst
North West

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, Service Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Citrix
3 13 (33.33%) Service Management
4 11 (28.21%) Blackberry
5 10 (25.64%) ITIL
5 10 (25.64%) Windows 10
6 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
7 8 (20.51%) Legal
8 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (15.38%) iManage
10 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
11 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
11 4 (10.26%) Office 365
11 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
11 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.26%) VoIP
11 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (10.26%) Apple
11 4 (10.26%) Finance
12 3 (7.69%) Ivanti
12 3 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (7.69%) ITSM
12 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (7.69%) Android
13 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (5.13%) PMO
13 2 (5.13%) Proactive Monitoring
13 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) G Suite
2 1 (2.56%) Slack
2 1 (2.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (20.51%) Legal
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Advertising
3 2 (5.13%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Blackberry
2 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.13%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.56%) CMDB
5 1 (2.56%) iPhone
5 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Windows 10
3 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Service Management
2 10 (25.64%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (7.69%) ITSM
5 2 (5.13%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.56%) Document Management
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.56%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.56%) Statistics
6 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) MOS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PMO
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Citrix
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) iManage
4 4 (10.26%) Apple
4 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
5 3 (7.69%) Ivanti
6 1 (2.56%) Avaya
6 1 (2.56%) Capita
6 1 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) SAP