The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 31 23 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 6 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.73% 4.65% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 4.92% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 0
Median daily rate £188 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £275 £228
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +20.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.03 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -3.50%
Service Analyst
East of 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 Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
327 366 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.24% 94.57% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 251 313
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £520 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.97 £27.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Service Analyst in the job title.

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton -7 5 £200 -42.85%
Service Analyst
East of England

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) MS Office
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
5 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
5 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes
5 3 (18.75%) IBM Domino
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Lotus
5 3 (18.75%) Symantec
5 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Service Design
6 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
7 1 (6.25%) Proofpoint
7 1 (6.25%) iPhone
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.25%) Blog

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (18.75%) IBM Domino
1 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
General
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
1 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Blog
1 1 (6.25%) iPhone
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) Lotus
2 3 (18.75%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) LogRhythm
3 1 (6.25%) Proofpoint