The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 100 112 128
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 29 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.02% 0.37% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.40% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 2
Average daily rate £100 £363 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.41% +262.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £113 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £406 £104
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £120 £138
% change year-on-year
- -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2573 2250 2810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.15% 91.54% 90.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1334 891 1035
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 150 103
Average hourly rate £16.86 £29.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.86% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £13.87 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Service Analyst
South East

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 7 £163 +84.65% 1
Slough +11 5 £198 -45.51%
Maidenhead - 4 - -
Bracknell - - - -
Service Analyst
South East

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 19 (47.50%) ITIL
2 18 (45.00%) ITSM
3 16 (40.00%) Windows
4 15 (37.50%) MS Office
5 14 (35.00%) Service Management
6 13 (32.50%) Remedy
6 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
7 11 (27.50%) Windows 7
8 10 (25.00%) VPN
9 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
9 9 (22.50%) Blackberry
9 9 (22.50%) Remedy ITSM
10 8 (20.00%) Degree
10 8 (20.00%) Replication
10 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 8 (20.00%) Citrix
11 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
11 7 (17.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (17.50%) SCCM
11 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
11 7 (17.50%) Mobile Device Management
11 7 (17.50%) MobileIron
12 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (15.00%) SLA
12 6 (15.00%) VoIP
13 5 (12.50%) ERP
13 5 (12.50%) MCSA
13 5 (12.50%) HNC
13 5 (12.50%) CheckPoint
13 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Lync
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Office
2 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) VPN
2 6 (15.00%) VoIP
3 5 (12.50%) LAN
4 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.00%) Internet
5 2 (5.00%) WAN
5 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.50%) Broadband
General
1 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) French Language
5 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Blackberry
2 8 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) ITIL
2 18 (45.00%) ITSM
3 14 (35.00%) Service Management
4 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
4 7 (17.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (12.50%) ERP
6 3 (7.50%) Data Security
7 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.00%) Software Distribution
8 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.50%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (12.50%) MCSA
3 5 (12.50%) HNC
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) SCCM
2 5 (12.50%) SCOM
3 2 (5.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Remedy
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.00%) Citrix
4 7 (17.50%) MobileIron
5 5 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 5 (12.50%) Symantec
5 5 (12.50%) McAfee
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
6 3 (7.50%) SAP
6 3 (7.50%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) VMware
7 2 (5.00%) Royalblue
7 2 (5.00%) BMC
7 2 (5.00%) CA
7 2 (5.00%) FrontRange
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