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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 47 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 21 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.73% 2.31% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 2.38% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Average daily rate £243 £175 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.57% -39.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £156 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £175 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £261 £225 £150
% change year-on-year
+16.11% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -17.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.83 £12.47 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+2.84% -0.22%
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
548 505 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 97.34% 97.30% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 359 226
Average daily rate £339 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 20 26
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.13 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.04% -2.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.29 £22.50 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 15 £275 +57.14% 2
Caerphilly - 2 - - 1
Monmouthshire - 2 - -
Newport - 1 £210 -
Service Analyst
Wales

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) ITIL
3 19 (52.78%) Windows 7
4 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
5 16 (44.44%) ITSM
6 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 14 (38.89%) Windows XP
7 10 (27.78%) MS Office
8 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
9 6 (16.67%) Service Management
9 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 5 (13.89%) Finance
10 5 (13.89%) Mac OS X
10 5 (13.89%) Linux
10 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
10 5 (13.89%) VoIP
10 5 (13.89%) SLA
10 5 (13.89%) Degree
10 5 (13.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
11 4 (11.11%) Statistics
11 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
12 3 (8.33%) Migration
12 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
12 3 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
13 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
13 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
13 2 (5.56%) Banking
14 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
14 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (27.78%) MS Office
2 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) VoIP
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Windows 7
3 14 (38.89%) Windows XP
4 5 (13.89%) Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) ITIL
2 16 (44.44%) ITSM
3 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
4 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 6 (16.67%) Service Management
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
6 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
7 3 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.78%) Line Management
8 1 (2.78%) Requirements Management
8 1 (2.78%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (2.78%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
1 5 (13.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco
2 1 (2.78%) Lumension
2 1 (2.78%) SAP
2 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
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