The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £195 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 131 132 134
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 22 29 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.73% 0.88% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.92% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 38
Median daily rate £195 £363 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.20% +79.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £136 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £535 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £260 £265
% change year-on-year -13.46% -1.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 12
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -19.35%  
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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2852 3136 4830
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.23% 95.38% 96.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2214 2501 3637
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 46 74
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.99 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.96% +8.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £47.50 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in the City of London

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in the City of London

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in the City of London

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in the City of London

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (45.65%) MS Office
2 19 (41.30%) Windows
3 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 15 (32.61%) ITIL
4 15 (32.61%) Windows 7
5 13 (28.26%) Law
6 9 (19.57%) Blackberry
7 8 (17.39%) Legal
7 8 (17.39%) Finance
8 7 (15.22%) MOS
8 7 (15.22%) Service Management
8 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
8 7 (15.22%) Citrix
9 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
9 6 (13.04%) Document Management
9 6 (13.04%) iPhone
9 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
10 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (10.87%) ITSM
11 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.70%) IBM Notes
11 4 (8.70%) Lotus
11 4 (8.70%) Degree
12 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
12 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (6.52%) Office 365
12 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (6.52%) DNS
12 3 (6.52%) DHCP

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) SAS
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (45.65%) MS Office
2 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) MS Project
4 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) DHCP
1 3 (6.52%) DNS
1 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) VoIP
2 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.17%) Impala
2 1 (2.17%) Power BI
2 1 (2.17%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 13 (28.26%) Law
2 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Legal
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) French Language
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Blackberry
2 6 (13.04%) iPhone
3 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (2.17%) Unix
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Service Management
3 6 (13.04%) Document Management
4 5 (10.87%) ITSM
5 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Change Management
7 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.17%) Analytics
8 1 (2.17%) DevOps
8 1 (2.17%) Knowledge Discovery
8 1 (2.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (2.17%) Risk Analytics
8 1 (2.17%) SDLC
8 1 (2.17%) Service Design
8 1 (2.17%) User Stories
8 1 (2.17%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) MOS
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Citrix
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Lotus
3 3 (6.52%) Remedy
4 2 (4.35%) Bloomberg
4 2 (4.35%) HP
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) Reuters
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Altiris
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.17%) Cognos
5 1 (2.17%) Informatica
5 1 (2.17%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.17%) Polycom
5 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.17%) Siebel
5 1 (2.17%) Teradata
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