The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 47 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.29% 1.06% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.12% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £155 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £135 £115 £111
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- -13.79%
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
442 268 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.85% 95.04% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 147 240
Average daily rate £425 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £146 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.69 £42.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Analyst in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 2 - - 1
Luton - - - -
Service Analyst
East of England

Service Analyst
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Service Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (14.29%) iPhone

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Service Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee
2 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
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