The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £130 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Service Analyst
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 112 95
Rank change year-on-year +40 -17  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 26 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.41% 0.42% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.45% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 9
Median daily rate £130 £400 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -67.50% +166.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £180 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £418 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £188 £300
% change year-on-year +40.00% -37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1687 2209 2236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.78% 92.82% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 1179 1120
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 98 92
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -30.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.80 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Berkshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Berkshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in Berkshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Berkshire

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Reading +31 12 £220 -45.00%
Bracknell +7 3 £128 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Service Analyst
South East

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Berkshire region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (43.90%) ITIL
2 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
4 11 (26.83%) Windows
5 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
5 10 (24.39%) Remedy
6 9 (21.95%) ITSM
7 8 (19.51%) Service Management
7 8 (19.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
8 7 (17.07%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (14.63%) Replication
10 5 (12.20%) Billing
10 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
10 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
10 5 (12.20%) HP
10 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (12.20%) SLA
10 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
10 5 (12.20%) Actionable Insight
11 4 (9.76%) eTOM
11 4 (9.76%) Statistical Analysis
12 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
12 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
12 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
12 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
12 3 (7.32%) MCSE
12 3 (7.32%) MCP

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.88%) InfoPath
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DHCP
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
1 1 (2.44%) Skype
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.44%) VPN
1 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Big Data
General
1 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.44%) CSS
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
1 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Replication
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.44%) Handset
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) ITSM
3 8 (19.51%) Service Management
4 5 (12.20%) Actionable Insight
4 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
5 4 (9.76%) eTOM
5 4 (9.76%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Analytics
7 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) Case Management
7 1 (2.44%) CRM
7 1 (2.44%) IT Strategy
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.44%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.44%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (7.32%) MCP
1 3 (7.32%) MCSE
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Remedy
3 5 (12.20%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.44%) BMC
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Google