The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 131 163 122
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 40 47 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.14% 0.85% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.90% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 62
Median daily rate £200 £200 £221
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £153 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £470 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £194 £275 £175
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.13 £13.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-10.18% +5.88%
Service Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3345 5238 5543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.16% 95.05% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2675 4088 4008
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 77 102
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.35 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £10.92 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.60 £41.75
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 City of London

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (45.59%) Finance
2 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 26 (38.24%) Windows
4 25 (36.76%) MS Office
5 21 (30.88%) Active Directory
6 20 (29.41%) ITIL
7 16 (23.53%) Banking
8 13 (19.12%) Citrix
9 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 11 (16.18%) Windows 7
11 9 (13.24%) Business Analysis
12 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (11.76%) Service Management
13 7 (10.29%) VMware
13 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
13 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
14 6 (8.82%) SCCM
14 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
14 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (7.35%) ITSM
15 5 (7.35%) Migration
15 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
15 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
15 5 (7.35%) Office 365
15 5 (7.35%) ServiceNow
16 4 (5.88%) Degree
16 4 (5.88%) Incident Management

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (36.76%) MS Office
2 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.94%) Acrobat
4 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.41%) LAN
2 3 (4.41%) WAN
3 2 (2.94%) DHCP
3 2 (2.94%) DNS
3 2 (2.94%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (1.47%) ADSL
4 1 (1.47%) Broadband
4 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.47%) FTP
4 1 (1.47%) SAN
4 1 (1.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.47%) Big Data
3 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.47%) JUnit
1 1 (1.47%) NUnit
1 1 (1.47%) Selenium
1 1 (1.47%) TestNG
General
1 31 (45.59%) Finance
2 16 (23.53%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Billing
4 3 (4.41%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.94%) Legal
6 1 (1.47%) Law
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
1 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.47%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) User Experience
2 3 (4.41%) Fintech
2 3 (4.41%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.94%) Device Driver
3 2 (2.94%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.94%) NHS
3 2 (2.94%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) CMDB
4 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.47%) iPhone
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Statistics
4 1 (1.47%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Windows
2 11 (16.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) Business Analysis
3 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.76%) Service Management
4 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
4 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.35%) ITSM
5 5 (7.35%) Migration
6 4 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.88%) Change Management
6 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.88%) Project Management
6 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.41%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.41%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.41%) KYC
7 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.41%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) VBA
2 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) C#
3 1 (1.47%) C++
3 1 (1.47%) Java
3 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.47%) SQL
3 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) MCP
2 4 (5.88%) MOS
3 3 (4.41%) MCDST
3 3 (4.41%) MCSE
4 2 (2.94%) CCNA
4 2 (2.94%) CCNP
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ISEB
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) FATCA
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) MiFID
System Software
1 21 (30.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) Firmware
3 2 (2.94%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.94%) XenApp
3 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.94%) HP SIM
2 2 (2.94%) SCOM
2 2 (2.94%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.47%) SCSM
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.12%) Citrix
3 7 (10.29%) VMware
4 5 (7.35%) ServiceNow
5 4 (5.88%) HP
6 3 (4.41%) Remedy
6 3 (4.41%) Sybase
7 2 (2.94%) Adobe
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco
7 2 (2.94%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.94%) Symantec
8 1 (1.47%) BMC
8 1 (1.47%) Dell
8 1 (1.47%) Lotus
8 1 (1.47%) Samsung
8 1 (1.47%) Tableau