The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Analyst
Rank 181 135 143
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 697 841 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.37% 1.66% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.75% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 368 413
Median daily rate £260 £255 £204
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £110 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £230 £275 £155
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +77.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 234 167
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.99 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.00 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £13.94
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -10.32%
Service Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48390 47949 46865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.00% 94.73% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31923 29597 29145
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1922 1960
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Service Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
London -23 235 £350 +22.80% 51
South East -17 154 £290 +16.00% 27
East of England +10 80 £148 +9.25% 6
North West -17 59 £200 -29.20% 12
Yorkshire -4 50 £143 -46.22% 15
South West -6 40 £300 -14.28% 9
East Midlands -16 37 £111 +37.03% 4
West Midlands -22 37 £115 -39.47% 11
North East -69 5 £280 +133.33%
Service Analyst
UK

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 England region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 576 (40.48%) Windows
2 509 (35.77%) Finance
3 485 (34.08%) Active Directory
4 435 (30.57%) ITIL
5 382 (26.84%) MS Office
6 372 (26.14%) Microsoft
7 328 (23.05%) Windows 7
8 237 (16.65%) MS Excel
9 187 (13.14%) Citrix
10 176 (12.37%) Service Management
11 160 (11.24%) Windows XP
12 152 (10.68%) Blackberry
13 134 (9.42%) Banking
14 129 (9.07%) Incident Management
15 121 (8.50%) MS Exchange
16 116 (8.15%) SLA
17 109 (7.66%) Business Analysis
18 93 (6.54%) Law
19 90 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
20 85 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
20 85 (5.97%) Windows 8
21 84 (5.90%) ITIL Certification
22 78 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
23 77 (5.41%) Windows Server
24 76 (5.34%) Legal
25 75 (5.27%) Change Management
26 74 (5.20%) ITSM
27 69 (4.85%) SQL
28 67 (4.71%) Security Cleared
29 65 (4.57%) Service Delivery

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 121 (8.50%) MS Exchange
2 56 (3.94%) SharePoint
3 50 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 46 (3.23%) IBM Notes
5 36 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (0.77%) SAS
7 11 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (0.63%) WebLogic
10 8 (0.56%) Skype for Business
11 7 (0.49%) CMS
11 7 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (0.49%) IIS
12 4 (0.28%) IBM Domino
13 3 (0.21%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.14%) Apache
14 2 (0.14%) JBoss
15 1 (0.070%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 382 (26.84%) MS Office
2 237 (16.65%) MS Excel
3 41 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.98%) Acrobat
6 13 (0.91%) MS Project
7 4 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.070%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.070%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.070%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.49%) RMDS
3 6 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (0.14%) BASE24
5 2 (0.14%) Sonata
5 2 (0.14%) Tercero
6 1 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.070%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.070%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.070%) Hi Portfolio
6 1 (0.070%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.070%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.070%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.070%) Salerio
6 1 (0.070%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.16%) Office 365
2 13 (0.91%) Mimecast
3 6 (0.42%) SaaS
4 5 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.21%) IaaS
5 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.070%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.070%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.070%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.070%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.070%) PaaS
7 1 (0.070%) Taleo
7 1 (0.070%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.79%) TCP/IP
2 50 (3.51%) LAN
2 50 (3.51%) VPN
3 48 (3.37%) WAN
4 43 (3.02%) Internet
5 23 (1.62%) Remote Desktop
6 22 (1.55%) Wireless
7 21 (1.48%) DNS
8 15 (1.05%) DHCP
9 12 (0.84%) Intranet
10 10 (0.70%) Firewall
11 9 (0.63%) Skype
12 8 (0.56%) ATM
12 8 (0.56%) SSL
13 7 (0.49%) IP Telephony
14 6 (0.42%) VoIP
15 4 (0.28%) Ethernet
15 4 (0.28%) Extranet
15 4 (0.28%) FTP
15 4 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (1.97%) SQL Server
2 23 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (0.70%) Relational Database
4 9 (0.63%) Data Mining
5 5 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (0.35%) MySQL
6 4 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (0.21%) Big Data
7 3 (0.21%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.14%) DB2
8 2 (0.14%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.14%) QlikView
8 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.070%) MS Access
9 1 (0.070%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (0.84%) JIRA
2 7 (0.49%) Selenium
3 6 (0.42%) Ant
3 6 (0.42%) ClearCase
3 6 (0.42%) ClearQuest
3 6 (0.42%) Gradle
3 6 (0.42%) HP UFT
3 6 (0.42%) Maven
4 5 (0.35%) SoapUI
5 4 (0.28%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.21%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.21%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.21%) Yeoman
7 2 (0.14%) ERwin
7 2 (0.14%) Toad
7 2 (0.14%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.070%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.070%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.070%) Zephyr
General
1 509 (35.77%) Finance
2 134 (9.42%) Banking
3 93 (6.54%) Law
4 76 (5.34%) Legal
5 42 (2.95%) Retail
6 36 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 25 (1.76%) Investment Banking
8 22 (1.55%) German Language
9 16 (1.12%) Front Office
9 16 (1.12%) Marketing
10 15 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.98%) Billing
11 14 (0.98%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.91%) Retail Banking
13 12 (0.84%) Back Office
14 11 (0.77%) Italian Language
15 10 (0.70%) Electronics
15 10 (0.70%) Local Government
16 9 (0.63%) Japanese Language
16 9 (0.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.41%) Web Services
2 12 (0.84%) XML
3 9 (0.63%) .NET
4 6 (0.42%) FIXML
4 6 (0.42%) SOAP
5 5 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (0.35%) FpML
5 5 (0.35%) HTML
6 3 (0.21%) Middleware
6 3 (0.21%) REST
7 2 (0.14%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.070%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.070%) HTML5
8 1 (0.070%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.070%) Java EE
8 1 (0.070%) Java SE
8 1 (0.070%) JSON
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.070%) RESTful
8 1 (0.070%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 152 (10.68%) Blackberry
2 78 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (3.16%) NHS
4 23 (1.62%) iPhone
5 21 (1.48%) Management Information System
6 20 (1.41%) iPad
7 16 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (0.98%) AS400
9 13 (0.91%) Data Centre
10 11 (0.77%) Driving Licence
10 11 (0.77%) User Experience
11 10 (0.70%) Mainframe
11 10 (0.70%) Mathematics
12 9 (0.63%) Derivative
13 8 (0.56%) Credit Risk
13 8 (0.56%) Fat Client
13 8 (0.56%) Mobile Computing
13 8 (0.56%) Thin Client
14 7 (0.49%) Data Extraction
14 7 (0.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 576 (40.48%) Windows
2 328 (23.05%) Windows 7
3 160 (11.24%) Windows XP
4 85 (5.97%) Windows 8
5 77 (5.41%) Windows Server
6 62 (4.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (1.83%) Windows 10
10 24 (1.69%) Unix
11 23 (1.62%) Android
11 23 (1.62%) Linux
12 21 (1.48%) Apple iOS
13 13 (0.91%) Windows 2000
14 10 (0.70%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.49%) Solaris
16 6 (0.42%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.28%) Windows NT
18 3 (0.21%) NetWare
18 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (30.57%) ITIL
2 176 (12.37%) Service Management
3 129 (9.07%) Incident Management
4 109 (7.66%) Business Analysis
5 90 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 85 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (5.27%) Change Management
8 74 (5.20%) ITSM
9 65 (4.57%) Service Delivery
10 62 (4.36%) Document Management
11 57 (4.01%) Project Management
12 56 (3.94%) Problem Management
13 54 (3.79%) Business Intelligence
14 50 (3.51%) Migration
15 40 (2.81%) ITIL V3
16 37 (2.60%) Change Control
16 37 (2.60%) Data Analysis
17 34 (2.39%) Test Scripting
17 34 (2.39%) User Acceptance Testing
18 31 (2.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (4.85%) SQL
2 19 (1.34%) C
2 19 (1.34%) PowerShell
3 12 (0.84%) Java
4 11 (0.77%) VBScript
5 5 (0.35%) C#
5 5 (0.35%) JavaScript
5 5 (0.35%) VBA
6 4 (0.28%) VB
7 3 (0.21%) Groovy
8 2 (0.14%) JCL
8 2 (0.14%) REXX
9 1 (0.070%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.070%) C++
9 1 (0.070%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.070%) Python
9 1 (0.070%) Ruby
9 1 (0.070%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.070%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (5.90%) ITIL Certification
2 67 (4.71%) Security Cleared
3 63 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 59 (4.15%) Degree
5 43 (3.02%) MCP
6 34 (2.39%) SC Cleared
7 24 (1.69%) ISEB
7 24 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 20 (1.41%) MCSE
9 18 (1.26%) MCSA
10 15 (1.05%) ISTQB
11 13 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.77%) MCDST
13 9 (0.63%) CCNA
14 8 (0.56%) MOS
15 6 (0.42%) A+ Certification
16 4 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
16 4 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 4 (0.28%) MCITP
16 4 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (8.15%) SLA
2 27 (1.90%) QA
3 15 (1.05%) FATCA
4 13 (0.91%) MiFID
5 11 (0.77%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.28%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.21%) EMIR
8 2 (0.14%) COBIT
8 2 (0.14%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.070%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.070%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.070%) SEPA
9 1 (0.070%) Solvency II
System Software
1 485 (34.08%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.05%) XenDesktop
4 13 (0.91%) XenApp
5 8 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (0.56%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.35%) Terminal Server
7 5 (0.35%) vSphere
8 3 (0.21%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.21%) Xen
9 2 (0.14%) Firmware
9 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (3.09%) SCCM
2 19 (1.34%) DameWare
3 15 (1.05%) Backup Exec
3 15 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (0.77%) HP SIM
5 10 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (0.35%) BMC Marimba
7 4 (0.28%) OpenView
8 3 (0.21%) OVSD
8 3 (0.21%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (0.14%) CA Endevor
9 2 (0.14%) Cacti
9 2 (0.14%) Nagios
9 2 (0.14%) SCOM
9 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.14%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.070%) DatAdvantage
10 1 (0.070%) Puppet
10 1 (0.070%) SCSM
Vendors
1 372 (26.14%) Microsoft
2 187 (13.14%) Citrix
3 57 (4.01%) HP
4 54 (3.79%) Cisco
5 46 (3.23%) Lotus
6 44 (3.09%) VMware
7 40 (2.81%) Remedy
8 38 (2.67%) ServiceNow
9 28 (1.97%) Apple
9 28 (1.97%) Oracle
10 26 (1.83%) iManage
10 26 (1.83%) LANDesk
11 22 (1.55%) SAP
12 21 (1.48%) IBM
13 19 (1.34%) Adobe
14 17 (1.19%) Symantec
15 13 (0.91%) Avaya
15 13 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
16 12 (0.84%) BMC
17 10 (0.70%) Google
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £14 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £11.30 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Rate: £12 - 14 per hour
Posted: 22 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £325.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £16 - £18 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £35k - 37k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £16.50 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester
Pertemps IT
Rate: Up to £14 per hour all inclusive
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £9 - £12 Per Hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £10.86 - £15.48 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £7.39 - £9.89 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £18.00 - £24.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Norfolk
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £25 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £13.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £10.75 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £15 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £10 - £13 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £10 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago
Wimbledon
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Chester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £13.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago