Period
to 22 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £143 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

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
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 134 152
Rank change year-on-year -14 +18 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 19 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.47% 0.76% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.81% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 11
Berkshire median daily rate £143 £228 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.36% -32.59% +98.53%
10th Percentile £124 £130 £213
90th Percentile £170 £438 £495
South East median daily rate £145 £330 £260
% change year-on-year -56.06% +26.92% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.90 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.66% -11.03% -
10th Percentile £13.58 £10.40 £13.25
90th Percentile £18.98 £15.63 £39.45
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% - +4.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,730 3,562 4,577
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.51% 92.81% 92.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,936 1,737 2,367
Berkshire median daily rate £423 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.42% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £263 £220 £245
90th Percentile £595 £556 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 162 194
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.73% - -12.89%
10th Percentile £8.00 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £43.45 £50.00 £54.40
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +8.82%

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Service Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 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 6 months to 22 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 13 £133 -68.82% 3
Newbury -18 3 £150 - 1
Bracknell -7 2 - -
Maidenhead -2 1 £175 - 1
Service Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, Service Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
4 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) Unix
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) French Language
5 5 (26.32%) German Language
5 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (21.05%) Contract Management
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
6 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (21.05%) SCCM
6 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco
7 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
8 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.53%) VMware

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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) GeoServer
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
2 2 (10.53%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) GSM
3 1 (5.26%) Skype
3 1 (5.26%) SMS
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (5.26%) GIS
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (26.32%) French Language
1 5 (26.32%) German Language
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Django
1 1 (5.26%) GeoJSON
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (21.05%) Contract Management
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Chat Support
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow