The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Analyst
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 32 41 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 7 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.12% 4.24% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 4.32% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £95 £275 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.45% +57.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £189 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
-27.40% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 2
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £12.91 £12.10
% change year-on-year
-7.01% +6.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
313 417 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 94.85% 98.12% 97.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 314 218
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 12
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Cardiff region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (50.00%) MS Office
4 9 (45.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 2 (10.00%) ITSM
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) SQL
7 1 (5.00%) MySQL
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.00%) Apache
7 1 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (5.00%) Cognos
7 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) ETL
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) Change Management
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
7 1 (5.00%) Teradata
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.00%) Luigi
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Fintech
1 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
1 2 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.00%) Analytics
2 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.00%) Change Management
2 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.00%) ETL
2 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (5.00%) Project Management
2 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (5.00%) Service Management
2 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Citrix
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Talend
3 1 (5.00%) Teradata