The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 86 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 64 41 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.98% 1.65% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.73% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 13
Median daily rate £165 £380 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.57% +90.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £108 £89
10% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £275 £175
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 15
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.60 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £15.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £12.62
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +6.97%
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 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
3089 2367 2396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.61% 95.21% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1830 1399 1211
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 150 184
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.40% -2.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.78 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 27 August 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Birmingham -9 17 £275 +22.22% 6
Warwickshire +1 12 £178 +54.34% 1
Dudley 0 11 £80 -33.33%
Coventry -15 7 - - 3
Shropshire -19 5 £300 -30.23%
Staffordshire +1 1 £165 - 1
Worcestershire 0 1 - -
Walsall - 1 - -
Service Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Midlands region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 43 (42.57%) Windows
2 35 (34.65%) ITIL
3 31 (30.69%) Microsoft
4 24 (23.76%) Windows 7
5 22 (21.78%) Active Directory
6 20 (19.80%) Finance
7 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (13.86%) MS Office
9 12 (11.88%) Service Management
10 11 (10.89%) Service Delivery
11 10 (9.90%) MS Excel
11 10 (9.90%) SLA
12 9 (8.91%) LAN
12 9 (8.91%) VPN
13 8 (7.92%) Risk Analysis
14 7 (6.93%) ISEB
14 7 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
15 6 (5.94%) Incident Management
15 6 (5.94%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (5.94%) WAN
15 6 (5.94%) Windows XP
16 5 (4.95%) SQL
16 5 (4.95%) A+ Certification
16 5 (4.95%) Six Sigma
16 5 (4.95%) Banking
16 5 (4.95%) Data Structures
16 5 (4.95%) LANDesk
16 5 (4.95%) ITIL V3
16 5 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.99%) Confluence
2 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Office
2 10 (9.90%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.96%) MS Project
5 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.91%) LAN
1 9 (8.91%) VPN
2 6 (5.94%) WAN
3 4 (3.96%) Firewall
3 4 (3.96%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.97%) Internet
4 3 (2.97%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (2.97%) SAN
4 3 (2.97%) WLAN
5 2 (1.98%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.99%) DHCP
6 1 (0.99%) DNS
6 1 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
1 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.99%) HBase
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.99%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) JIRA
2 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.99%) PVCS
3 1 (0.99%) Selenium
3 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (19.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Marketing
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Law
4 2 (1.98%) Legal
4 2 (1.98%) Military
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.99%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) Middleware
2 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.95%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.96%) Statistics
4 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.97%) Economics
4 3 (2.97%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.98%) NHS
6 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.99%) PMI
6 1 (0.99%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (42.57%) Windows
2 24 (23.76%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.94%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.96%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.97%) Android
5 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.97%) Linux
5 3 (2.97%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.97%) MVS
5 3 (2.97%) Unix
5 3 (2.97%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) ITIL
2 12 (11.88%) Service Management
3 11 (10.89%) Service Delivery
4 8 (7.92%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.94%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.95%) ITIL V3
7 5 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.95%) Six Sigma
8 4 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.96%) ITSM
8 4 (3.96%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.96%) Waterfall
9 3 (2.97%) Identity Management
9 3 (2.97%) Load Balancing
9 3 (2.97%) Resource Allocation
9 3 (2.97%) SOA
10 2 (1.98%) CRM
10 2 (1.98%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.95%) SQL
2 1 (0.99%) Java
2 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.93%) ISEB
2 6 (5.94%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.95%) A+ Certification
4 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.97%) Degree
5 3 (2.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.97%) MCSA
5 3 (2.97%) MCSE
5 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.99%) CCNA
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.99%) MCITP
7 1 (0.99%) MCP
7 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) Basel II
2 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (21.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (30.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.95%) LANDesk
3 3 (2.97%) Dell
3 3 (2.97%) Google
3 3 (2.97%) HP
3 3 (2.97%) Intel Security
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle
4 2 (1.98%) Avaya
4 2 (1.98%) Citrix
5 1 (0.99%) BT
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco
5 1 (0.99%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.99%) Informatica
5 1 (0.99%) Kaseya
5 1 (0.99%) Kaspersky
5 1 (0.99%) LogRhythm
5 1 (0.99%) Proofpoint
5 1 (0.99%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.99%) webMethods
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