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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Service Analyst
Rank 637 617 595
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Services Analyst 21 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.025% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.026% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 10
Average daily rate £388 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £120 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £460 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £120 £350
% change year-on-year
+212.50% -65.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 -

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
53058 52916 51575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32091 31451
Average daily rate £425 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2122 2107
Average 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 £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 30 April 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 25 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 30 April 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 -24 18 £388 +43.51% 1
London -2 6 £600 +28.68% 1
South West +9 3 £350 -17.64%
Yorkshire +2 2 £388 -
West Yorkshire +1 2 £388 -
Dorset -4 2 - -
North West -4 2 £393 -
East of England - 2 - -
Weymouth - 2 - -
Bristol -1 1 £350 -17.64%
Leeds -6 1 £388 -
South East -21 1 £345 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 £375 -
Luton - 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £425 -
Banbury - 1 £345 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £388 -
Manchester - 1 £360 -
Lancashire - 1 £425 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £345 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Technical Services Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 22 (55.00%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) ITIL
3 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (32.50%) Finance
6 10 (25.00%) Retail
6 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (20.00%) Internet
7 8 (20.00%) Mainframe
7 8 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 8 (20.00%) Unix
7 8 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 8 (20.00%) Release Management
7 8 (20.00%) DameWare
7 8 (20.00%) Change Control
8 7 (17.50%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (17.50%) Adobe
8 7 (17.50%) IBM Notes
8 7 (17.50%) Acrobat
8 7 (17.50%) Lotus
9 6 (15.00%) VPN
10 5 (12.50%) Software Distribution
10 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
10 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 4 (10.00%) ISEB
11 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.00%) SLA
11 4 (10.00%) MS Office

Technical Services Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (17.50%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Acrobat
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
3 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.00%) Internet
3 6 (15.00%) VPN
4 3 (7.50%) Firewall
5 2 (5.00%) LAN
5 2 (5.00%) WAN
5 2 (5.00%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) FTP
6 1 (2.50%) HTTP
6 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.50%) Skype
6 1 (2.50%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) DB2
1 1 (2.50%) MS Access
1 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Selenium
1 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) JMeter
2 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Law
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) FIXML
2 2 (5.00%) FpML
2 2 (5.00%) REST
2 2 (5.00%) SOAP
2 2 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.50%) Data Extraction
2 3 (7.50%) SWIFT
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) FMCG
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Unix
2 8 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Change Control
2 8 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (20.00%) Release Management
3 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.50%) Software Distribution
4 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.00%) Low Latency
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (7.50%) API Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) Data Mapping
5 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) Groovy
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.00%) ISEB
2 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (7.50%) MCSA
3 3 (7.50%) MCSE
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.50%) MiFID
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) DameWare
2 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.50%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Adobe
2 7 (17.50%) Lotus
2 7 (17.50%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) ATG
4 2 (5.00%) Hummingbird
4 2 (5.00%) hybris
4 2 (5.00%) iManage
4 2 (5.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.50%) Proofpoint
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