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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 43 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 23 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.94% 3.30% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 3.61% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 4
Average daily rate £153 £90 £99
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.44% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £120 £138
% change year-on-year
- -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.25 £95.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.94% +458.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
731 388 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 93.48% 91.51% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 186 198
Average daily rate £375 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £120 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 73 60
Average hourly rate £33.98 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.25% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £41.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
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
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 16 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +11 11 £170 - 2
Chelmsford - 5 - -
Brentwood - - - -
Service Analyst
East of England

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 32 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 30 (71.43%) ITIL
3 25 (59.52%) MS Office
4 22 (52.38%) Windows
4 22 (52.38%) MS Excel
5 16 (38.10%) Citrix
6 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (30.95%) SLA
9 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
10 11 (26.19%) Windows XP
11 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
11 10 (23.81%) Incident Management
12 9 (21.43%) Finance
12 9 (21.43%) MCP
12 9 (21.43%) Blackberry
13 8 (19.05%) McAfee
13 8 (19.05%) OpenView
13 8 (19.05%) HP
13 8 (19.05%) MCDST
13 8 (19.05%) OVSD
13 8 (19.05%) SCCM
14 7 (16.67%) Law
15 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (14.29%) MCSA
16 5 (11.90%) VoIP
17 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
18 3 (7.14%) Document Management
18 3 (7.14%) Service Management

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.76%) Lync
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 25 (59.52%) MS Office
2 22 (52.38%) MS Excel
3 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) VoIP
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) Wireless
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Law
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Local Government
4 1 (2.38%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 11 (26.19%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.14%) Document Management
3 3 (7.14%) Service Management
3 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.76%) Time Management
4 2 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.38%) Workflow
5 1 (2.38%) Migration
5 1 (2.38%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 9 (21.43%) MCP
4 8 (19.05%) MCDST
5 6 (14.29%) MCSA
6 2 (4.76%) Degree
6 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.38%) MCSE
7 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) OpenView
1 8 (19.05%) OVSD
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Citrix
2 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.05%) HP
3 8 (19.05%) McAfee
4 2 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.38%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
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