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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 116 99 99
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 12 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.86% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.92% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 10
Median daily rate £400 £150 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £110 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £331 £210
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £282 £199
% change year-on-year
-20.14% +41.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -27.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
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
2283 2398 2343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.43% 93.49% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1209 1219 1130
Median daily rate £403 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 78 78
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.83% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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
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 28 May 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
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 28 May 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
Bracknell -6 3 - -
Reading -8 3 £400 +263.63% 1
Slough +6 2 £274 +63.43% 2
Wokingham - 2 - -
Service Analyst
South East

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Berkshire region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow
5 3 (13.64%) Retail
5 3 (13.64%) Finance
6 2 (9.09%) ITSM
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Remedy
6 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
7 1 (4.55%) Broadband
7 1 (4.55%) LAN
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) WAN
7 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.55%) VPN
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft

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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Broadband
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Local Government
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.55%) FMCG
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Service Management
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) ITSM
3 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Customer Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Project Governance
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Design
4 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow
2 2 (9.09%) Remedy
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Kaspersky
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft