The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 17 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 South East 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 149 163 127
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 100 67 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.03% 0.80% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.87% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 13 46
Average daily rate £125 £150 £138
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £98 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £400 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £118 £138
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 51
Average hourly rate £15.35 £12.95 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.53% -4.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £15.90 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.67 £12.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8914 7726 9792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.86% 92.18% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4911 3836 4443
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 475 609 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.60 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 17 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
Berkshire +7 28 £100 -72.41% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 27 £137 -33.97% 8
Surrey +3 15 £198 - 13
Oxfordshire +5 11 £100 - 2
Hampshire -19 10 £344 +137.06% 5
Kent - 4 £130 - 1
East Sussex - 2 - - 2
West Sussex -1 1 - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 109 (54.23%) ITIL
2 92 (45.77%) Windows
3 66 (32.84%) MS Office
4 64 (31.84%) Active Directory
5 61 (30.35%) Microsoft
6 51 (25.37%) Service Management
7 49 (24.38%) Windows XP
8 47 (23.38%) Windows 7
9 35 (17.41%) MS Excel
10 28 (13.93%) SLA
11 25 (12.44%) Remedy
11 25 (12.44%) ITIL Certification
12 24 (11.94%) Citrix
13 22 (10.95%) Blackberry
14 21 (10.45%) WAN
15 20 (9.95%) ITSM
16 17 (8.46%) VPN
17 16 (7.96%) SharePoint
18 15 (7.46%) MS Exchange
18 15 (7.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 14 (6.97%) Incident Management
20 13 (6.47%) Security Cleared
20 13 (6.47%) Service Delivery
20 13 (6.47%) LAN
20 13 (6.47%) Internet
21 12 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
22 11 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
22 11 (5.47%) VoIP
23 10 (4.98%) Change Management
23 10 (4.98%) Finance

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 16 (7.96%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.46%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.00%) Lync
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 66 (32.84%) MS Office
2 35 (17.41%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.00%) MS Project
6 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.98%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (3.98%) Maximo
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.45%) WAN
2 17 (8.46%) VPN
3 13 (6.47%) Internet
3 13 (6.47%) LAN
4 11 (5.47%) VoIP
5 9 (4.48%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.48%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.99%) Broadband
7 4 (1.99%) 3G
7 4 (1.99%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.49%) DNS
8 3 (1.49%) DHCP
9 2 (1.00%) SMTP
9 2 (1.00%) ATM
9 2 (1.00%) PBX
9 2 (1.00%) Firewall
9 2 (1.00%) FTP
9 2 (1.00%) Wireless
9 2 (1.00%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (4.98%) Finance
2 9 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.49%) Marketing
4 4 (1.99%) Legal
5 2 (1.00%) Advertising
5 2 (1.00%) Banking
5 2 (1.00%) Retail
5 2 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (0.50%) Automotive
6 1 (0.50%) Law
6 1 (0.50%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.00%) Software Packaging
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.50%) Middleware
2 1 (0.50%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.95%) Blackberry
2 8 (3.98%) Replication
3 4 (1.99%) PDA
3 4 (1.99%) Mathematics
3 4 (1.99%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.49%) iPhone
4 3 (1.49%) NHS
5 2 (1.00%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.50%) CMDB
6 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 92 (45.77%) Windows
2 49 (24.38%) Windows XP
3 47 (23.38%) Windows 7
4 11 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.49%) Windows 2000
5 5 (2.49%) Windows Vista
6 4 (1.99%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.00%) UNIX
7 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.50%) Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (54.23%) ITIL
2 51 (25.37%) Service Management
3 20 (9.95%) ITSM
4 14 (6.97%) Incident Management
5 13 (6.47%) Service Delivery
6 10 (4.98%) Change Management
6 10 (4.98%) Software Distribution
7 8 (3.98%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (3.98%) ITIL V3
8 7 (3.48%) Project Management
8 7 (3.48%) Capacity Management
9 6 (2.99%) PRINCE2
10 5 (2.49%) ERP
10 5 (2.49%) Data Security
10 5 (2.49%) Supplier Management
11 4 (1.99%) Business Continuity
11 4 (1.99%) Information Security
12 3 (1.49%) Validation
12 3 (1.49%) Migration
12 3 (1.49%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.99%) C
2 4 (1.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (12.44%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (4.48%) Degree
4 9 (4.48%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.49%) HNC
5 5 (2.49%) MCSA
6 4 (1.99%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.50%) CCNP
8 1 (0.50%) CCNA
8 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.93%) SLA
2 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.00%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) GxP
System Software
1 64 (31.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) XenApp
3 1 (0.50%) XenServer
3 1 (0.50%) vSphere
3 1 (0.50%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (4.48%) SCCM
2 5 (2.49%) SCOM
3 4 (1.99%) OVSD
4 3 (1.49%) Unicenter
5 2 (1.00%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.50%) OpenView
6 1 (0.50%) DameWare
Vendors
1 61 (30.35%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.44%) Remedy
3 24 (11.94%) Citrix
4 9 (4.48%) Cisco
5 8 (3.98%) HP
6 7 (3.48%) CheckPoint
6 7 (3.48%) MobileIron
7 5 (2.49%) McAfee
7 5 (2.49%) Symantec
8 4 (1.99%) Avaya
8 4 (1.99%) VMware
9 3 (1.49%) Dell
9 3 (1.49%) CA
9 3 (1.49%) Oracle
9 3 (1.49%) SAP
10 2 (1.00%) Royalblue
10 2 (1.00%) Intel
10 2 (1.00%) BMC
10 2 (1.00%) Mitel
10 2 (1.00%) FrontRange
Berkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £200 - £210 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £11.15 - £14.35 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Information Technology Services
Rate: £15 - 20 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £290 to £310 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £11 - £14 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £8 - £8.5 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton
Premier Group
Posted: 26 days ago