The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 109 107 103
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 14 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.78% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.84% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 9
Average daily rate £338 £200 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.75% -40.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £110 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £463 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £225 £140
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +60.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £24.00 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.51% -17.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £12.45 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -0.44%
Service Analyst
South East

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
2297 2506 2439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.75% 93.26% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1239 1220
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 64 107
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £32.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bracknell 0 5 £338 -
Windsor - 3 £480 -
Reading -19 2 - - 1
Maidenhead - 2 £155 -
Slough +4 1 - -
Service Analyst
South East

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 19 (47.50%) Windows
3 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
5 11 (27.50%) SLA
6 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (22.50%) Finance
7 9 (22.50%) MCSE
8 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
8 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (20.00%) MS Visio
8 8 (20.00%) MCP
8 8 (20.00%) MS Office
8 8 (20.00%) HP
8 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
10 4 (10.00%) CIMA
10 4 (10.00%) ACCA
10 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.00%) ServiceNow
10 4 (10.00%) Marketing
10 4 (10.00%) Retail
10 4 (10.00%) SCCM
11 3 (7.50%) WSUS
11 3 (7.50%) Financial Analysis
11 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (7.50%) Customer Engagement
11 3 (7.50%) User Experience

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Office
1 8 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP CCM
1 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.50%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Broadband
1 3 (7.50%) LAN
1 3 (7.50%) SMS
1 3 (7.50%) VoIP
1 3 (7.50%) WAN
2 2 (5.00%) Skype
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.50%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Local Government
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Device Driver
2 3 (7.50%) Handset
2 3 (7.50%) User Experience
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Life Science
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (7.50%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (7.50%) Financial Analysis
3 3 (7.50%) Project Management
3 3 (7.50%) Service Management
3 3 (7.50%) UML
4 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.00%) Business Development
4 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) ERP
5 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.50%) ITSM
5 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (22.50%) MCSE
3 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 8 (20.00%) MCP
3 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.00%) ACCA
4 4 (10.00%) CIMA
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) MCTS
5 1 (2.50%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (7.50%) WSUS
3 2 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.50%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.50%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (7.50%) Citrix
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) EMC
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle
5 2 (5.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.50%) Apple
6 1 (2.50%) BT
6 1 (2.50%) CA
6 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.50%) Remedy
6 1 (2.50%) Symantec
6 1 (2.50%) webMethods