The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 24 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 Oxford 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 22 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.90% 1.60% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 1.68% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £100 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £120 £138
% change year-on-year
- -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £10.33 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.77 £12.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+14.77% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
221 238 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 95.67% 95.20% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 133 180
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 35
Average hourly rate £17.00 £11.15 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.46% -10.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £10.33 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.25 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Service Analyst
Oxfordshire

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Analyst across the Oxford region.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Analyst across the Oxford region.

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Service Analyst
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (72.73%) SLA
1 8 (72.73%) Software Distribution
2 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 4 (36.36%) C
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) FTP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (9.09%) MS Office
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Software Distribution
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Dell
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix