The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 122 87 106
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 26 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 1.13% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.21% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 12
Average daily rate
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£110 £145 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £145 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £240 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £140 £111 £120
% change year-on-year
+26.55% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.60 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.40 £16.00 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -5.45%
Service Analyst
England

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3082 2064 2939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.17% 93.22% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1992 1310 1726
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 161 245
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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
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 12 September 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 12 September 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
Wiltshire -10 10 £110 -24.13% 3
Bristol -15 5 £120 - 7
Dorset -1 4 £140 -53.71% 4
Gloucestershire -21 4 - -
Somerset -10 1 - -
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) ITIL
2 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
4 19 (37.25%) MS Office
5 14 (27.45%) Windows XP
6 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
6 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
7 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
8 8 (15.69%) DV Cleared
8 8 (15.69%) SLA
9 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (9.80%) Military
11 4 (7.84%) MOS
11 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (5.88%) Cisco
12 3 (5.88%) DNS
12 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
12 3 (5.88%) DHCP
12 3 (5.88%) .NET
12 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
12 3 (5.88%) Firewall
12 3 (5.88%) Finance
12 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (5.88%) Time Management
12 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.96%) Lync
2 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) MS Office
2 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) DHCP
1 3 (5.88%) DNS
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (3.92%) Internet
2 2 (3.92%) MPLS
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.92%) VPN
3 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.96%) RIP
3 1 (1.96%) OSPF
3 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.96%) Wireless
3 1 (1.96%) Frame Relay
3 1 (1.96%) VLAN
3 1 (1.96%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.96%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (9.80%) Military
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Publishing
4 1 (1.96%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) NHS
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) IVR
2 1 (1.96%) PDA
2 1 (1.96%) CMDB
2 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.96%) iPhone
2 1 (1.96%) iPad
2 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Windows XP
3 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) ITIL
2 3 (5.88%) Time Management
2 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
2 3 (5.88%) ITIL V2
3 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
3 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.96%) ITSM
4 1 (1.96%) Practice Management
4 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
4 1 (1.96%) Document Management
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
4 1 (1.96%) CAD
4 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.96%) Service Management
4 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.69%) DV Cleared
3 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (7.84%) MOS
5 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.96%) MCP
6 1 (1.96%) MCSE
6 1 (1.96%) MCSA
6 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) MetaFrame
2 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco
3 2 (3.92%) LANDesk
4 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
4 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Dell
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) Avaya
4 1 (1.96%) Lotus
4 1 (1.96%) Apple
4 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.96%) Symantec
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
Bournemouth, Dorset
TEKsystems
Rate: £120 - £130 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £100 - £118 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £9.00 - £12 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago