The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 34 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 19 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.34% 3.76% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 3.90% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 1
Median daily rate £175 £325 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +85.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £275 £175
% change year-on-year
-29.09% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.38 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +8.00%
Service Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
426 615 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.26% 96.24% 92.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 358 219
Median daily rate £320 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 70 55
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.66 £24.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -18.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Colchester -4 16 £175 -
Chelmsford +5 1 £425 +8.28% 1
Service Analyst
East of England

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Essex region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 54 (85.71%) Windows
2 49 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 48 (76.19%) Windows 7
4 42 (66.67%) Incident Management
4 42 (66.67%) Finance
5 41 (65.08%) Citrix
5 41 (65.08%) MS Office
6 39 (61.90%) MS Excel
7 38 (60.32%) Law
7 38 (60.32%) Blackberry
7 38 (60.32%) Document Management
8 5 (7.94%) ServiceNow
8 5 (7.94%) ITIL
9 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
9 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
10 3 (4.76%) Kaspersky
10 3 (4.76%) Test Planning
10 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
10 3 (4.76%) SQL
10 3 (4.76%) HP
10 3 (4.76%) VPN
10 3 (4.76%) SLA
10 3 (4.76%) Project Management
10 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
11 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
11 2 (3.17%) ETL
11 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
11 2 (3.17%) Service Management

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 41 (65.08%) MS Office
2 39 (61.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 42 (66.67%) Finance
2 38 (60.32%) Law
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 38 (60.32%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 54 (85.71%) Windows
2 48 (76.19%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 38 (60.32%) Document Management
3 5 (7.94%) ITIL
4 3 (4.76%) Project Management
4 3 (4.76%) Test Planning
5 2 (3.17%) ETL
5 2 (3.17%) Service Management
6 1 (1.59%) Analytics
6 1 (1.59%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.59%) Process Improvement
6 1 (1.59%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.59%) System Testing
6 1 (1.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) Java
2 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (77.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (65.08%) Citrix
2 5 (7.94%) ServiceNow
3 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 3 (4.76%) HP
3 3 (4.76%) Kaspersky
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft