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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 42 34 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.00% 2.19% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 2.26% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £100 £295 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.13% +57.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £287 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £326 £239
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £285 £198
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +44.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.94
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.32%
Service Analyst
South Wales

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
288 266 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.00% 97.08% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 211 262
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -23.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.35 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £17.50 £29.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cardiff region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (70.83%) Windows 7
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 15 (62.50%) ITSM
3 12 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 10 (41.67%) Incident Management
5 8 (33.33%) Statistics
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) Migration
7 5 (20.83%) Service Management
8 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 4 (16.67%) MS Office
8 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
9 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
9 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
9 2 (8.33%) Apple
9 2 (8.33%) Finance
9 2 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
10 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
10 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.17%) Banking

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:

Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
1 17 (70.83%) Windows 7
2 12 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) ITIL
1 15 (62.50%) ITSM
2 10 (41.67%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 5 (20.83%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Apple