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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 89 98 129
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 33 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.32% 1.00% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.10% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 0
Average daily rate
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£150 £140 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £120 £130
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2246 2188 2784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.66% 90.90% 88.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 958 1027
Average daily rate £370 £370 £370
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £196 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 77 95
Average hourly rate £17.07 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.45% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.94 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £31.00 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Bracknell +13 11 £150 +27.65% 1
Slough +8 9 £250 +31.57% 1
Reading -2 4 £115 -17.85% 2
Newbury - - - -
Service Analyst
South East

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 28 (51.85%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) ITIL
3 17 (31.48%) MS Office
4 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
4 14 (25.93%) ITSM
5 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
6 12 (22.22%) Service Management
7 11 (20.37%) Citrix
8 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
9 9 (16.67%) Finance
9 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 9 (16.67%) Windows XP
10 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 8 (14.81%) Blackberry
11 7 (12.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (12.96%) VPN
11 7 (12.96%) Incident Management
11 7 (12.96%) Mobile Device Management
11 7 (12.96%) MobileIron
12 6 (11.11%) SLA
12 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
13 5 (9.26%) McAfee
13 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
13 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (9.26%) Symantec
13 5 (9.26%) Lotus
13 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
13 5 (9.26%) VoIP
13 5 (9.26%) ERP

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (12.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) MS Office
2 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) VPN
2 5 (9.26%) VoIP
2 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) WAN
3 4 (7.41%) LAN
4 3 (5.56%) DNS
4 3 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.56%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
1 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
2 3 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.56%) Replication
2 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
3 9 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.56%) Solaris
5 3 (5.56%) Linux
5 3 (5.56%) UNIX
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) ITIL
2 14 (25.93%) ITSM
3 12 (22.22%) Service Management
4 7 (12.96%) Incident Management
4 7 (12.96%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.26%) ERP
6 5 (9.26%) Time Management
7 3 (5.56%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) Change Management
7 3 (5.56%) Data Security
8 2 (3.70%) Investment Management
8 2 (3.70%) Migration
8 2 (3.70%) IT Governance
9 1 (1.85%) Project Management
9 1 (1.85%) Workflow
9 1 (1.85%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.85%) Workflow Management
9 1 (1.85%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (1.85%) Workforce Management Optimization
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) Java
1 3 (5.56%) Perl
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (9.26%) MCSA
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) CCNA
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.56%) RHCE
2 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.56%) JNCIA
3 2 (3.70%) CCA
3 2 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (1.85%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) SCCM
1 5 (9.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Citrix
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.96%) MobileIron
4 5 (9.26%) McAfee
4 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
4 5 (9.26%) Symantec
4 5 (9.26%) Lotus
4 5 (9.26%) ServiceNow
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco
5 3 (5.56%) Sun
5 3 (5.56%) SAP
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.56%) Remedy
5 3 (5.56%) Juniper
5 3 (5.56%) Redknee
6 2 (3.70%) Google
6 2 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle
7 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.85%) BMC
Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: £125 - £150 per day
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Rate: £105 - £110 per day
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