The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 72 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 15 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.06% 1.75% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.83% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 5
Average daily rate £274 £345 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.57% -5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £115 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £395 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £250 £150
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £12.40 £12.85
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.50%
Service Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1352 1258 1142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.95% 95.88% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 685 565
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 12
Average hourly rate £19.02 £24.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £47.50 £95.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Analyst in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 35 (74.47%) Finance
2 17 (36.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (25.53%) ISEB
4 10 (21.28%) ISTQB
4 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.28%) Business Analysis
5 9 (19.15%) Banking
6 8 (17.02%) Quality Management
6 8 (17.02%) SQL
6 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
7 7 (14.89%) ITIL
7 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
7 7 (14.89%) Change Control
8 6 (12.77%) User Experience
9 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
9 5 (10.64%) Visualisation
9 5 (10.64%) Service Management
9 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.64%) Scrum
10 4 (8.51%) Migration
10 4 (8.51%) ITSM
10 4 (8.51%) Retail
10 4 (8.51%) Retail Banking
10 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
10 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.51%) MS Office
10 4 (8.51%) Change Management
11 3 (6.38%) SDLC
11 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (6.38%) Waterfall

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.13%) assyst
2 1 (2.13%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 35 (74.47%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) User Experience
2 5 (10.64%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Business Analysis
3 8 (17.02%) Quality Management
4 7 (14.89%) Change Control
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL
4 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.64%) Scrum
5 5 (10.64%) Service Management
5 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
6 4 (8.51%) Change Management
6 4 (8.51%) ITSM
6 4 (8.51%) Migration
6 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.38%) Critical Path Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.38%) Process Management
7 3 (6.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) ISEB
2 10 (21.28%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) CA
2 3 (6.38%) HP
2 3 (6.38%) Remedy
2 3 (6.38%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.26%) EMC
4 1 (2.13%) CODA
4 1 (2.13%) Sage
4 1 (2.13%) Sun
4 1 (2.13%) Verint
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