The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 54 47 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 7 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.11% 1.97% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 2.10% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 14
Median daily rate £259 £115 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £107 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £343 £235
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £10.87 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £12.95 £12.25
% change year-on-year
-7.35% +5.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
611 620 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.68% 93.94% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 388 347
Median daily rate £400 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £227 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 30
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £38.20 £24.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Birmingham region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) SLA
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) CMDB
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) LANDesk
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) VoIP
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
6 2 (15.38%) Service Design
7 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (7.69%) Snow
7 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
7 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) CMDB
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Service Design
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Document Management
4 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) LANDesk
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) BMC
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Snow
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds