The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 48 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 10 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.71% - 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% - 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate
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£160 - £214
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 - £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £289
UK excluding London average daily rate £145 £115 £115
% change year-on-year
+25.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.62 £13.39 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -0.85%
Service Analyst
Wales

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
556 444 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 95.04% 93.67% 91.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 292 221
Average daily rate £340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 26
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £18.00 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 4 £145 - 2
Newport - 3 £400 -
Caerphilly - - - -
Service Analyst
Wales

Service Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 15 (83.33%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 6 (33.33%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Service Management
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) French Language
6 2 (11.11%) Italian Language
6 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.11%) Finance
6 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.56%) MS Office
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.56%) NHS
7 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
7 1 (5.56%) SCCM
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Document Management
7 1 (5.56%) Local Government
7 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (5.56%) ITSM
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (11.11%) French Language
1 2 (11.11%) Italian Language
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 6 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix