The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £263 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Analyst
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 33 28 41
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.85% 2.28% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 2.40% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Median daily rate £263 £125 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +110.00% -66.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £125 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £260 £265
% change year-on-year -13.46% -1.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 259 292 391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 95.57% 95.11% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 198 298
Median daily rate £445 £438 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.71% -2.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 19
Median hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +14.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Service Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Bedfordshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Bedfordshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in Bedfordshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Bedfordshire

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Luton +11 3 £200 -
Bedford -3 1 £300 +140.00%
Service Analyst
East of England

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
5 3 (21.43%) Office 365
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
5 3 (21.43%) Transition Management
5 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (21.43%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
5 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
5 3 (21.43%) Test Management
6 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.14%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
6 1 (7.14%) Skype
6 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
1 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) ITSM
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Test Management
4 3 (21.43%) Transition Management
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Apple
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix
1 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
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