The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Services Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Services Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Service Analyst
Rank 608 608 574
Rank change year-on-year
0 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Services Analyst 16 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.015% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.016% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 3
Average daily rate £130 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £215 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-64.13% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £8.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £8.75 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48652 48803 46653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.48% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31297 30382 27621
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1739 1915 2049
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.82 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Services Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Services Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Services Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Services Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Services Analyst within the UK.

Technical Services Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Services Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Services Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Technical Services Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Technical Services Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Services Analyst within the UK.

Technical Services Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Services Analyst
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Services Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 16 £130 -67.50% 2
South East +2 8 £123 -72.77%
Oxfordshire - 8 £123 -
Oxford - 7 £123 -
London +9 5 £250 -37.50% 2
South West - 2 £400 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £400 -
East of England - 1 £263 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £250 -
Chelmsford - 1 £263 -
Essex - 1 £263 -

Technical Services Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Technical Services Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Services Analyst in their job title.

1 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 25 (65.79%) ITIL
3 24 (63.16%) Windows
4 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 13 (34.21%) Windows XP
5 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
6 9 (23.68%) MS Office
7 8 (21.05%) Internet
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (21.05%) Finance
7 8 (21.05%) Release Management
7 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
7 8 (21.05%) Change Control
8 7 (18.42%) DameWare
8 7 (18.42%) Lotus
8 7 (18.42%) Acrobat
8 7 (18.42%) Adobe
8 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
8 7 (18.42%) SLA
8 7 (18.42%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (18.42%) IBM Notes
9 6 (15.79%) Java
9 6 (15.79%) VPN
9 6 (15.79%) Migration
9 6 (15.79%) Service Management
9 6 (15.79%) MOS
9 6 (15.79%) MCDST
10 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.16%) ISTQB

Technical Services Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Technical Services Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Services Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) IBM Notes
2 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Office
2 7 (18.42%) Acrobat
3 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
4 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Internet
2 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.79%) VPN
4 2 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) Skype
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
1 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.63%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Selenium
1 5 (13.16%) SoapUI
2 4 (10.53%) Gerrit
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.53%) JIRA
2 4 (10.53%) JMeter
2 4 (10.53%) WebDriver
3 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Front Office
4 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Avro
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.63%) FMCG
2 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
2 13 (34.21%) Windows XP
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
4 3 (7.89%) Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Change Control
2 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
2 8 (21.05%) Release Management
3 6 (15.79%) Migration
3 6 (15.79%) Service Management
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) API Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.16%) Software Distribution
5 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
5 4 (10.53%) BDD
5 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
5 4 (10.53%) OWASP
5 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.89%) ETL
7 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (7.89%) Ruby
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Groovy
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
3 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.79%) MCDST
2 6 (15.79%) MOS
3 5 (13.16%) ISEB
3 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.26%) MCITP
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) DameWare
2 3 (7.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Adobe
2 7 (18.42%) Lotus
2 7 (18.42%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (10.53%) ATG
3 4 (10.53%) hybris
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) VMware
5 2 (5.26%) Hummingbird
5 2 (5.26%) iManage
6 1 (2.63%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.63%) Calypso
6 1 (2.63%) Informatica
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Tableau