Period
to 9 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £220 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 9 December 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 89 62
Rank change year-on-year +18 -27 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 45 48 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.68% 2.03% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 2.14% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 17
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £220 £255 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.69% +75.79% -53.34%
10th Percentile £155 £128 £120
90th Percentile £463 £440 £408
South East median daily rate £210 £175 £213
% change year-on-year +20.00% -17.65% -6.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 14
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% +25.00% -13.26%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £9.66
90th Percentile £17.29 £18.90 £15.50
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 1,593 2,240 1,592
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 94.92% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 986 842
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £215 £228 £200
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 125 83
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.24 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.61% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £9.30 £10.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £26.65 £42.85 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.74
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.94% +7.07%

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Milton Keynes +18 38 £220 -25.37% 7
Marlow - 4 £145 -
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Aylesbury +1 1 - -
Service Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (51.11%) Windows
1 23 (51.11%) ITIL
2 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 20 (44.44%) Service Management
3 17 (37.78%) Security Cleared
4 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (31.11%) SC Cleared
5 12 (26.67%) Office 365
6 11 (24.44%) Windows 10
6 11 (24.44%) SQL
6 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
7 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (20.00%) ITSM
7 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 8 (17.78%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (15.56%) Critical Thinking
9 7 (15.56%) Android
9 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
10 6 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (13.33%) Fat Client
10 6 (13.33%) DV Cleared
10 6 (13.33%) SLA
10 6 (13.33%) Finance
10 6 (13.33%) Thin Client
10 6 (13.33%) Terminal Server

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) Office 365
2 4 (8.89%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Intranet
1 2 (4.44%) Wireless
2 1 (2.22%) ATM
2 1 (2.22%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Automotive
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Fat Client
1 6 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
1 6 (13.33%) Thin Client
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) iPad
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Windows 10
3 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.56%) Android
4 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) ITIL
2 20 (44.44%) Service Management
3 9 (20.00%) ITSM
4 8 (17.78%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (15.56%) Critical Thinking
6 5 (11.11%) CRM
6 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 5 (11.11%) Ticket Management
7 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
7 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.67%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.11%) Degree
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) OVSD
2 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.22%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) HP
3 4 (8.89%) webMethods
4 3 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.44%) Apple
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
6 1 (2.22%) Remedy
6 1 (2.22%) Splunk