The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 31 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 Essex 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 27 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 26 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.38% 6.68% 5.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.94% 7.31% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 13
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.22% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £89 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £167 £130
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £120 £130
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.75 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
438 424 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 90.68% 91.38% 96.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 205 247
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 67 82
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -34.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £10.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £38.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Service Analyst
East of England

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +3 17 £175 +6.06% 1
Chelmsford +4 5 - -
Brentwood - 3 - -
Service Analyst
East of England

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 39 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 32 (61.54%) MS Office
3 31 (59.62%) ITIL
4 30 (57.69%) Citrix
5 25 (48.08%) Windows
6 23 (44.23%) MS Excel
7 21 (40.38%) Windows 7
8 18 (34.62%) Incident Management
9 17 (32.69%) Finance
9 17 (32.69%) Blackberry
10 15 (28.85%) Law
11 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
12 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (21.15%) SLA
13 10 (19.23%) Document Management
14 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
15 7 (13.46%) MCSA
15 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2007
16 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
16 6 (11.54%) VoIP
16 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
17 5 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (9.62%) MCP
17 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
17 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
18 4 (7.69%) Time Management
18 4 (7.69%) MCDST
18 4 (7.69%) OVSD
18 4 (7.69%) OpenView
18 4 (7.69%) HP

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.85%) Lync
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 32 (61.54%) MS Office
2 23 (44.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) VoIP
2 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) VPN
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Wireless
2 2 (3.85%) LAN
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 15 (28.85%) Law
3 2 (3.85%) Legal
3 2 (3.85%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Windows
2 21 (40.38%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) Incident Management
3 10 (19.23%) Document Management
4 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.69%) Time Management
6 4 (7.69%) Service Management
7 3 (5.77%) Migration
7 3 (5.77%) IT Governance
7 3 (5.77%) Change Control
8 2 (3.85%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.85%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.85%) Change Management
9 1 (1.92%) ITSM
9 1 (1.92%) Workflow
9 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.46%) MCSA
3 5 (9.62%) MCP
3 5 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) MCDST
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) MCSE
6 1 (1.92%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) OpenView
1 4 (7.69%) OVSD
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) Citrix
2 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) HP
3 4 (7.69%) McAfee
4 2 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.92%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
Colchester, Essex
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