The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Analyst
Rank 46 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 13 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.16% 3.87% 5.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 4.30% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
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£110 £175 £103
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +70.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £175 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £175 £168
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £142 £113
% change year-on-year
-8.12% +25.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £16.20 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.50 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.39
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.61%
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
575 442 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 95.36% 90.02% 92.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 221 206
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 62 68
Average hourly rate £29.50 £23.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.26% +43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £41.95 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 2015. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -1 8 - -
Brentwood -3 1 - -
Service Analyst
East of England

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 23 (69.70%) MS Office
3 21 (63.64%) Finance
4 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
5 19 (57.58%) Windows
6 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
7 16 (48.48%) Incident Management
7 16 (48.48%) Blackberry
7 16 (48.48%) Citrix
8 14 (42.42%) ITIL
8 14 (42.42%) Law
8 14 (42.42%) Document Management
9 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.18%) SLA
11 4 (12.12%) ITSM
11 4 (12.12%) Service Management
11 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
11 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
12 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
12 3 (9.09%) Line Management
12 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
12 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (9.09%) Java
12 3 (9.09%) SQL
12 3 (9.09%) VBA
12 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
13 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
13 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
14 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (69.70%) MS Office
2 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
General
1 21 (63.64%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) Law
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Incident Management
2 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 14 (42.42%) Document Management
3 4 (12.12%) ITSM
3 4 (12.12%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
4 3 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) IT Governance
5 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.03%) Time Management
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Java
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
1 3 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Citrix
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.03%) Apple