Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £160 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 November 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 78 54
Rank change year-on-year -18 -24 +43
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 26 34 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.33% 1.96% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 2.06% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 33
Bristol median daily rate £160 £165 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -40.00% +29.41%
10th Percentile £105 £123 £121
90th Percentile £341 £304 £400
South West median daily rate £288 £195 £273
% change year-on-year +47.44% -28.44% +81.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 17
Bristol median hourly rate £13.75 £12.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.24% -25.76% +50.00%
10th Percentile £11.93 £10.58 £14.00
90th Percentile £16.93 £14.04 £23.75
South West median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year - -14.29% +12.49%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1860 1653 1656
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.05% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1268 1172 1218
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £236
90th Percentile £525 £545 £533
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 82 84
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +53.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £51.95 £47.40 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +26.00% -9.09% +37.50%

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Bristol

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Bristol

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in Bristol

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bristol region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
3 10 (38.46%) ITIL
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 4 (15.38%) Smartphone
7 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 4 (15.38%) Office 365
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
8 3 (11.54%) Legal
9 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (7.69%) SLA
9 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
9 2 (7.69%) LAN
9 2 (7.69%) WAN
9 2 (7.69%) Law
9 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 2 (7.69%) Migration
9 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 2 (7.69%) iPhone
9 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 2 (7.69%) Credit Risk
9 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Management
9 2 (7.69%) Ticket Management

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.85%) SMS
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Legal
4 2 (7.69%) Law
5 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) J2EE
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 4 (15.38%) Smartphone
3 2 (7.69%) Credit Risk
3 2 (7.69%) iPhone
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 2 (7.69%) Ticket Management
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Dependency Management
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
4 1 (3.85%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) BEA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat