The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £259 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 29 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.

Service Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 41 38
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 8 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.28% 2.50% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 2.62% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 12
Median daily rate £259 £115 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +125.00% -39.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £109 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £228 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £223 £260 £250
% change year-on-year -14.42% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £9.50 £10.73 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.46% -4.62%  
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 Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 601 648 709
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.31% 95.15% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 407 453
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 25
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Birmingham

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Birmingham

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in Birmingham

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Birmingham region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
5 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (18.18%) CMDB
5 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe
6 1 (9.09%) MS Access
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) MS Project
6 1 (9.09%) ITSM
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Law

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) MS Project
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) MS Access
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) CMDB
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
1 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Document Management
4 1 (9.09%) Email Filtering
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
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