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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 37 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 21 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.28% 6.15% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 6.71% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 14
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£175 £115 £99
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% +16.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £148 £113 £115
% change year-on-year
+31.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.80 £13.14 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-2.55% -2.70%
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
447 417 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 91.04% 91.65% 97.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 206 252
Average daily rate £375 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £169 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 58 79
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -44.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £37.50 £38.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

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 21 August 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester 0 15 £175 +6.06% 1
Brentwood - 3 - -
Chelmsford +2 1 - -
Service Analyst
East of England

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 40 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 34 (62.96%) MS Office
3 32 (59.26%) Citrix
4 31 (57.41%) ITIL
5 26 (48.15%) Windows
6 24 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 22 (40.74%) Windows 7
8 20 (37.04%) Incident Management
9 19 (35.19%) Blackberry
9 19 (35.19%) Finance
10 17 (31.48%) Law
11 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
12 12 (22.22%) Document Management
13 11 (20.37%) SLA
13 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
15 6 (11.11%) MCSA
15 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
15 6 (11.11%) VoIP
15 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
16 5 (9.26%) MCP
16 5 (9.26%) OpenView
16 5 (9.26%) HP
16 5 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (9.26%) McAfee
16 5 (9.26%) OVSD
16 5 (9.26%) MCDST
16 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
17 4 (7.41%) Service Management

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (62.96%) MS Office
2 24 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) VoIP
2 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.70%) VPN
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) Wireless
2 2 (3.70%) LAN
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 17 (31.48%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Publishing
3 1 (1.85%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 22 (40.74%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) ITIL
2 20 (37.04%) Incident Management
3 12 (22.22%) Document Management
4 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.41%) Time Management
5 4 (7.41%) Service Management
5 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.56%) IT Governance
6 3 (5.56%) Migration
6 3 (5.56%) Change Control
7 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.70%) Change Management
8 1 (1.85%) ITSM
8 1 (1.85%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.11%) MCSA
2 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) MCP
3 5 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (9.26%) MCDST
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (74.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) OpenView
1 5 (9.26%) OVSD
2 2 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Citrix
2 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.26%) HP
3 5 (9.26%) McAfee
4 2 (3.70%) Apple
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco
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