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 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 54 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 7 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.48% 2.07% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 2.13% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Median daily rate £114 £319 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.34% +59.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £248 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £395 £243
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £285 £199
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +43.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.13 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.95% -4.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
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
457 517 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 96.62% 97.18% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 382 381
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 24 22
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% +8.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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
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 27 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 6 £100 -66.72%
Service Analyst
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 18 (60.00%) ITSM
4 17 (56.67%) ITIL
5 13 (43.33%) Windows XP
6 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 8 (26.67%) Statistics
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.00%) Service Management
9 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 5 (16.67%) Migration
9 5 (16.67%) MS Office
9 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 5 (16.67%) ITIL V3
10 3 (10.00%) Finance
11 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
11 2 (6.67%) Critical Success Factor
11 2 (6.67%) Apple
11 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
12 1 (3.33%) Banking
12 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
12 1 (3.33%) ProxySG
12 1 (3.33%) SLA
12 1 (3.33%) Cisco
12 1 (3.33%) BitLocker
12 1 (3.33%) SDLC
12 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
12 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills

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:

Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Statistics
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 13 (43.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) ITSM
2 17 (56.67%) ITIL
3 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 6 (20.00%) Service Management
5 5 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Critical Success Factor
7 1 (3.33%) SDLC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (3.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Lumension