The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 104 94 113
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 40 60 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.41% 1.79% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.88% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 20
Median daily rate £200 £275 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £105 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £425 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £275 £175
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.30 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £12.56
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.48%
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
2688 3194 3045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.58% 95.54% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1750 2034 1945
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 225 171
Median hourly rate £27.75 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Service Analyst in the job title.

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 28 August 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Bristol -13 21 £200 -27.27% 3
Dorset +5 6 £175 -50.00% 1
Wiltshire -3 5 £200 +81.81% 2
Gloucestershire +3 4 £225 -26.82% 1
Somerset +15 2 £213 - 1
Devon +6 1 - -
Cornwall +3 1 - - 1
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 West region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 42 (50.00%) Windows
2 26 (30.95%) ITIL
2 26 (30.95%) Active Directory
3 21 (25.00%) Finance
4 19 (22.62%) MS Office
5 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 16 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 16 (19.05%) Windows 7
7 11 (13.10%) Citrix
7 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
8 9 (10.71%) Retail
9 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.33%) SLA
10 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 7 (8.33%) Marketing
10 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (7.14%) Business Analysis
11 6 (7.14%) Windows XP
11 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (7.14%) Blackberry
12 5 (5.95%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (5.95%) Mainframe
12 5 (5.95%) Smartphone
12 5 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (4.76%) Migration
13 4 (4.76%) Programme Management
13 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
13 4 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.57%) CMS
1 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.19%) CICS
Applications
1 19 (22.62%) MS Office
2 16 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.38%) MS Project
5 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Internet
1 2 (2.38%) Intranet
1 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.38%) VPN
2 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.19%) QlikView
2 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.19%) Selenium
2 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.71%) Retail
4 7 (8.33%) Marketing
5 4 (4.76%) Electronics
5 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.57%) Law
7 2 (2.38%) Banking
8 1 (1.19%) Legal
8 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.95%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.95%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.57%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.38%) EPoS
5 2 (2.38%) NHS
6 1 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.19%) Social Media
6 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (50.00%) Windows
2 16 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.76%) Unix
5 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.38%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.19%) Android
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) ITIL
2 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 5 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (5.95%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 4 (4.76%) Migration
5 4 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 4 (4.76%) Time Management
6 3 (3.57%) Change Control
6 3 (3.57%) Document Management
6 3 (3.57%) Functional Testing
6 3 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.57%) Network Management
6 3 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (3.57%) Requirements Management
6 3 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.57%) SQL
2 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.76%) MCSE
3 3 (3.57%) MCDST
3 3 (3.57%) MCSA
4 2 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.19%) Degree
5 1 (1.19%) ISEB
5 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 26 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) Firmware
3 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.10%) Citrix
3 4 (4.76%) SAP
4 3 (3.57%) Apple
4 3 (3.57%) HP
5 2 (2.38%) BT
5 2 (2.38%) LANDesk
5 2 (2.38%) Mitel
5 2 (2.38%) OpenText
6 1 (1.19%) Altiris
6 1 (1.19%) BMC
6 1 (1.19%) IBM
6 1 (1.19%) iManage
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle
6 1 (1.19%) VMware
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