The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Analyst
South East / Berkshire
Rank 101 107 101
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 6 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.57% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.63% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Median daily rate £413 £463 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +172.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £183 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £480 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £163 £260 £175
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +48.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Median hourly rate £12.29 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.75% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £13.80 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.66 £68.40 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.25 £12.45
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +6.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1789 2225 2415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.31% 90.37% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 1135 1244
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 121 51
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Bracknell +3 2 - -
Reading +3 2 - -
Slough +8 1 £400 -
Windsor 0 1 £425 -11.45%
Service Analyst
South East

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Berkshire region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) ServiceNow
3 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 5 (18.52%) Finance
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Retail
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (11.11%) Windows
5 3 (11.11%) QA
6 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.41%) Case Management
6 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
6 2 (7.41%) MS Office
6 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.41%) Remedy
6 2 (7.41%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.70%) Automotive
7 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Games
7 1 (3.70%) Web Design
7 1 (3.70%) Banking
7 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (3.70%) Local Government
7 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) NGN
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
3 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Case Management
4 2 (7.41%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.70%) Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (3.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.70%) SDLC
5 1 (3.70%) Service Design
5 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.70%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Test Management
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CIMA
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) GAAP
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.70%) SCSM
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) ServiceNow
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Remedy
4 1 (3.70%) Progress
4 1 (3.70%) SAP