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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 113 94 108
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 25 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.93% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.00% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
Average daily rate
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£110 £234 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% +19.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £179 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £289 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £120 £130
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 14
Average hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2833 2001 2862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.16% 93.37% 93.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1853 1227 1726
Average daily rate £360 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 136 198
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -8 8 £108 -34.84% 4
Dorset +4 3 £140 -53.71% 1
Gloucestershire -19 3 - - 1
Bristol -22 2 - -
Somerset - - - -
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (60.38%) Windows
2 27 (50.94%) ITIL
2 27 (50.94%) Active Directory
3 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
4 16 (30.19%) MS Office
5 13 (24.53%) Windows XP
5 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
6 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
7 9 (16.98%) SLA
7 9 (16.98%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
8 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
9 5 (9.43%) Service Management
10 4 (7.55%) Cisco
10 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
10 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
10 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
11 3 (5.66%) 3PAR
11 3 (5.66%) Lync
11 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
11 3 (5.66%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
11 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (5.66%) SCOrch
11 3 (5.66%) .NET
11 3 (5.66%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.66%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.66%) Lync
1 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) MS Office
2 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) SAN
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) MPLS
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) Frame Relay
3 1 (1.89%) VLAN
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.89%) OSPF
3 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.89%) DHCP
3 1 (1.89%) RIP
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
1 3 (5.66%) Military
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.77%) NHS
2 2 (3.77%) Wiki
3 1 (1.89%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 32 (60.38%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Windows XP
3 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) ITIL
2 5 (9.43%) Service Management
3 3 (5.66%) Project Management
3 3 (5.66%) Security Management
3 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
3 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
3 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.77%) ITIL V3
4 2 (3.77%) ITIL V2
4 2 (3.77%) Release Management
4 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.77%) Change Management
4 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.89%) Time Management
5 1 (1.89%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) MOS
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCP
6 1 (1.89%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (50.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.77%) SCSM
2 2 (3.77%) WSUS
2 2 (3.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Cisco
3 3 (5.66%) 3PAR
3 3 (5.66%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Dell
4 1 (1.89%) Apple
4 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.89%) Remedy
4 1 (1.89%) LANDesk
4 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.89%) Business Objects
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