The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kent region that had Service Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Analyst
South East / Kent
Rank 36 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 2 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.80% 9.43% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 10.00% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 2
Median daily rate - £180 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £261 £175
% change year-on-year
-38.75% +49.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £12.45
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 200 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 94.82% 94.34% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 146 138
Median daily rate £363 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 20
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +54.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £38.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Kent region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft