The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 76 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 2 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 1.49% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.57% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Average daily rate - £155 £136
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £225 £140
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +60.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £135.00 £14.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+847.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £12.45 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -0.44%
Service Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
921 830 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.98% 95.18% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 441 440
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 22 31
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 8 (57.14%) SLA
4 8 (57.14%) HP
4 8 (57.14%) MS Visio
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (57.14%) MCSE
4 8 (57.14%) ITIL
4 8 (57.14%) MCP
4 8 (57.14%) DV Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) EMC
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Skype
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
7 1 (7.14%) Power BI
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 1 (7.14%) SAP HR
7 1 (7.14%) VoIP
7 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) MS Office

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 8 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HR
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) DV Cleared
1 8 (57.14%) MCP
1 8 (57.14%) MCSE
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) SAP