The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Analyst
Wales / South Wales
Rank 42 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 11 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.08% 3.90% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 3.98% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Median daily rate £95 £243 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.82% +38.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £173 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
-33.65% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 3
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £12.40
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
511 578 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 96.60% 97.97% 96.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 405 319
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 35 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -16.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Wales region that featured Service Analyst in the job title.

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +7 6 £95 -65.45%
Bridgend - 5 - -
Service Analyst
Wales

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Service Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (65.22%) Windows
1 15 (65.22%) MS Office
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 14 (60.87%) Windows 7
3 9 (39.13%) Citrix
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
5 5 (21.74%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
6 4 (17.39%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (13.04%) Finance
8 1 (4.35%) Samsung
8 1 (4.35%) Luigi
8 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (4.35%) Fintech
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.35%) QA
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
8 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.35%) Tableau
8 1 (4.35%) Talend
8 1 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (4.35%) Analytics

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.35%) Luigi
Applications
1 15 (65.22%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Fintech
2 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Change Management
1 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
2 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.35%) Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
2 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
2 1 (4.35%) ETL
2 1 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (4.35%) Project Management
2 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
2 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Citrix
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.35%) Cognos
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Samsung
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) Talend
3 1 (4.35%) Teradata