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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Analyst
Rank 46 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 8 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.10% 6.65% 6.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 6.91% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 10
Median daily rate £240 £433 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.50% +220.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £325 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £500 £196
UK excluding London median daily rate £173 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
-33.65% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £12.40
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.83%

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
364 463 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 95.54% 96.26% 96.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 264 236
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £242 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 55 64
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.12% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £63.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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
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 24 February 2017. 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 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 0 6 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £200 -
Service Analyst
East of England

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 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 Essex region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) MS Office
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
6 4 (36.36%) Publishing
6 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (9.09%) Office 365
8 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
8 1 (9.09%) Service Management
8 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 1 (9.09%) Finance
8 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
8 1 (9.09%) Time Management
8 1 (9.09%) HP
8 1 (9.09%) ISEB
8 1 (9.09%) Citrix
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (9.09%) Internet

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:

Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 4 (36.36%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) HP