The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 24 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 West 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 112 111 115
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 26 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.61% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.65% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 13
Average daily rate £105 £350 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +79.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £350 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £350 £233
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £120 £138
% change year-on-year
- -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 11
Average hourly rate £13.25 £11.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.85 £9.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.30 £13.60 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.77 £12.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+14.77% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2932 2168 3284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.09% 94.06% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1782 1286 1899
Average daily rate £350 £343 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 145 234
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Devon 0 8 £175 -50.00%
Wiltshire -15 8 £98 - 1
Cornwall - 3 - -
Dorset -1 2 £100 - 1
Somerset - 2 - -
Bristol -14 1 - -
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 32 (61.54%) ITIL
2 20 (38.46%) Windows
3 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
4 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 15 (28.85%) Service Management
6 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 12 (23.08%) MS Office
7 12 (23.08%) SLA
8 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
9 8 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (11.54%) NHS
10 6 (11.54%) Business Objects
10 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
10 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
10 6 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (11.54%) Incident Management
11 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
11 5 (9.62%) Cisco
12 4 (7.69%) HP
12 4 (7.69%) SAN
12 4 (7.69%) Change Management
12 4 (7.69%) Remedy
12 4 (7.69%) Security Management
12 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
12 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
12 4 (7.69%) 3PAR
12 4 (7.69%) Lync
12 4 (7.69%) Data Protection
12 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
12 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.69%) Lync
2 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (23.08%) MS Office
3 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
3 6 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) SAN
2 2 (3.85%) VPN
2 2 (3.85%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) Wireless
3 1 (1.92%) Frame Relay
3 1 (1.92%) VLAN
3 1 (1.92%) Network Security
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.92%) OSPF
3 1 (1.92%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.92%) RIP
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (1.92%) Back Office
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
1 1 (1.92%) Retail
1 1 (1.92%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) NHS
2 3 (5.77%) Wiki
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.77%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) ITIL
2 15 (28.85%) Service Management
3 6 (11.54%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.69%) Security Management
4 4 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 4 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.77%) ITSM
5 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.77%) Project Management
5 3 (5.77%) Validation
5 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.77%) Release Management
5 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (3.85%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.85%) ITIL V2
6 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.85%) MOS
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCOrch
2 3 (5.77%) SCSM
2 3 (5.77%) WSUS
2 3 (5.77%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Business Objects
3 5 (9.62%) Cisco
4 4 (7.69%) Remedy
4 4 (7.69%) 3PAR
4 4 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.92%) Progress
6 1 (1.92%) Dell
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) Avaya
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