The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £115 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 77 70
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 9 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.64% 1.49% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.58% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 13
Median daily rate £115 £145 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.68% -35.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £100 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £330 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £233 £284
% change year-on-year +29.03% -18.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £12.28 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £12.40
% change year-on-year -3.70% +8.87%  

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 1318 1714 1572
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.41% 94.64% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 817 989 816
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 59
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +8.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.07 £9.71 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Service Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. 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 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
Stockport - 1 £425 - 3
Service Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Service Management
3 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
4 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.90%) Finance
5 4 (12.90%) Legal
5 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix
5 4 (12.90%) Email Management
6 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) French Language
7 2 (6.45%) German Language
7 2 (6.45%) LANDesk
7 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.45%) Law
7 2 (6.45%) Document Management
7 2 (6.45%) SAP
7 2 (6.45%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) SLA
7 2 (6.45%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.23%) MS Access
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) French Language
2 2 (6.45%) German Language
2 2 (6.45%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Service Management
2 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Email Management
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Document Management
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.45%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (3.23%) BDD
6 1 (3.23%) Case Management
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Citrix
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) LANDesk
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Lotus
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
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