The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 82 79 100
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 38 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.48% 1.04% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.13% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 1
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£175 £130 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -3.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £140 £113 £116
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £10.75 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.83% -29.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £7.75 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £13.75 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.42 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -10.71%
Service Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2338 1953 2136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.29% 92.56% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1200 1051 1066
Average daily rate £350 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 143 158
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -38.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham -2 11 £140 +7.69% 1
Coventry - 8 £350 - 1
Staffordshire +1 5 £150 -
Warwickshire -6 5 - - 1
West Bromwich - 3 £300 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Solihull - - - - 1
Walsall - - - -
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 35 (46.05%) ITIL
2 27 (35.53%) MS Office
3 26 (34.21%) Active Directory
4 24 (31.58%) Windows
5 22 (28.95%) Microsoft
6 21 (27.63%) SLA
7 18 (23.68%) Citrix
8 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
9 13 (17.11%) Service Delivery
10 11 (14.47%) ITSM
11 10 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
11 10 (13.16%) Mathematics
11 10 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (11.84%) MS Visio
12 9 (11.84%) VBA
12 9 (11.84%) Service Management
12 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (11.84%) Statistics
12 9 (11.84%) Problem Management
12 9 (11.84%) Data Entry
12 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
12 9 (11.84%) Analytics
12 9 (11.84%) ServiceNow
13 8 (10.53%) IBM Notes
13 8 (10.53%) Lotus
14 7 (9.21%) Windows XP
14 7 (9.21%) SQL
14 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
14 7 (9.21%) Windows 7
15 6 (7.89%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (10.53%) IBM Notes
2 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.63%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (35.53%) MS Office
2 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
3 10 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (11.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) MS Access
2 1 (1.32%) MySQL
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Legal
2 4 (5.26%) Retail
2 4 (5.26%) Back Office
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Mathematics
2 9 (11.84%) Statistics
3 5 (6.58%) NHS
3 5 (6.58%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.26%) Wiki
5 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.32%) FMCG
6 1 (1.32%) iPhone
6 1 (1.32%) iPad
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.58%) Windows
2 7 (9.21%) Windows XP
2 7 (9.21%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) ITIL
2 13 (17.11%) Service Delivery
3 11 (14.47%) ITSM
4 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (11.84%) Problem Management
4 9 (11.84%) Service Management
4 9 (11.84%) Data Entry
4 9 (11.84%) Analytics
5 6 (7.89%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (2.63%) Change Management
8 2 (2.63%) Workflow
9 1 (1.32%) Migration
9 1 (1.32%) Password Management
9 1 (1.32%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.32%) QMS
9 1 (1.32%) Network Design
9 1 (1.32%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) VBA
2 7 (9.21%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.95%) CCNA
5 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 26 (34.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.32%) XenApp
2 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.63%) SCOM
3 1 (1.32%) DameWare
3 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.68%) Citrix
3 9 (11.84%) ServiceNow
4 8 (10.53%) Lotus
5 6 (7.89%) Remedy
6 5 (6.58%) VMware
7 1 (1.32%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.32%) Nokia
Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Xoserve
Posted: 6 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £10 - £11 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago