The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £120 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 26 June 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
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 117 64
Rank change year-on-year +2 -53  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 27 48 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.92% 1.28% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.35% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 43
Median daily rate £120 £269 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.39% -17.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £103 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £188 £300
% change year-on-year +38.66% -37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 24
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -6.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £9.58 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.34 £16.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -8.92% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2764 3554 3498
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 93.76% 94.75% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 2206 2024
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 132 197
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £43.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in the North West

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in the North West

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in the North West

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst 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 26 June 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
Manchester +9 15 £105 -57.14% 3
Cheshire +16 6 £195 -27.50%
Cumbria - 2 - -
Lancashire -3 1 £350 +204.34%
Merseyside -8 1 £165 - 1
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 North West region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (39.66%) Windows
2 20 (34.48%) ITIL
3 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
4 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 14 (24.14%) Windows 7
6 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
7 11 (18.97%) Citrix
8 10 (17.24%) Finance
9 9 (15.52%) Service Management
9 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
10 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
10 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (13.79%) Windows 10
10 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
11 7 (12.07%) SLA
11 7 (12.07%) iPhone
11 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
12 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (10.34%) Problem Management
12 6 (10.34%) CRM
12 6 (10.34%) Change Management
12 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
12 6 (10.34%) VMware
13 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (8.62%) Firewall
13 5 (8.62%) MCP
13 5 (8.62%) MCSE

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.90%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.72%) SAS
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) VPN
3 1 (1.72%) DHCP
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.72%) Skype
3 1 (1.72%) WAN
3 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.90%) Legal
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
4 3 (5.17%) Dutch Language
4 3 (5.17%) French Language
4 3 (5.17%) German Language
4 3 (5.17%) Italian Language
4 3 (5.17%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Russian Language
5 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.72%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Law
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) iPhone
3 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (8.62%) Life Science
4 5 (8.62%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) NHS
6 1 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Windows 7
3 8 (13.79%) Windows 10
4 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.45%) Android
9 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) ITIL
2 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
2 9 (15.52%) Service Management
3 6 (10.34%) Change Management
3 6 (10.34%) CRM
3 6 (10.34%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.90%) Resource Allocation
5 4 (6.90%) Time Management
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (5.17%) Project Management
6 3 (5.17%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Analytics
7 2 (3.45%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) ITSM
7 2 (3.45%) Line Management
7 2 (3.45%) Manual Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Migration
7 2 (3.45%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.72%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) MCP
3 5 (8.62%) MCSA
3 5 (8.62%) MCSE
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) PMO
3 1 (1.72%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.72%) SafeCom
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) Citrix
3 6 (10.34%) VMware
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco
4 5 (8.62%) HP
4 5 (8.62%) LANDesk
4 5 (8.62%) Polycom
5 4 (6.90%) Lotus
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe
6 1 (1.72%) Google
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) Progress
6 1 (1.72%) Remedy
6 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
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