Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £118 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 103 67
Rank change year-on-year -7 -36 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 24 48 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.86% 1.31% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.38% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 33
Manchester median daily rate £118 £145 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.97% -35.56% +87.50%
10th Percentile £95 £97 £128
90th Percentile £348 £368 £420
North West median daily rate £140 £238 £305
% change year-on-year -41.05% -22.13% +154.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 12
Manchester median hourly rate £12.00 £12.28 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.24% +0.20% -11.05%
North West median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +3.70%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2618 3484 3088
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.07% 94.93% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1582 2056 1736
Manchester median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £213
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 82 119
Manchester median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £10.55 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £39.60 £36.50
North West median hourly rate £22.25 £18.99 £18.48
% change year-on-year +17.20% +2.73% +8.71%

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 20 July 2017.

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 20 July 2017. 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
Oldham - 2 £140 -
Stockport - 1 £425 -
Bolton - 1 £325 -
Service Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, 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 Manchester region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
3 6 (25.00%) Service Management
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) LANDesk
4 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 4 (16.67%) iPhone
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
5 4 (16.67%) Legal
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
6 3 (12.50%) VPN
6 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
6 3 (12.50%) Banking
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Office 365
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) MOS
7 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) ITSM
8 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.17%) Back Office

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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) SAS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Extranet
2 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.17%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) iPhone
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Service Management
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) ITSM
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MOS
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) MiFID
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SafeCom
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) LANDesk
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) AppSense
3 1 (4.17%) Progress
3 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
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