Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 196 196
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 -52
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 53 57 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.75% 0.86% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.90% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 39 56
City of London median daily rate £275 £175 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -20.00% -2.78%
10th Percentile £150 £105 £145
90th Percentile £526 £400 £522
Central London median daily rate £250 £200 £250
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +18.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
City of London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -30.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £15.00 £12.38
90th Percentile £21.35 £15.60 £15.13
Central London median hourly rate £13.52 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -9.88% +15.38% -16.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6642 6353 8750
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 95.51% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5247 5051 6871
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £273
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 77 125
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.20
90th Percentile £29.29 £48.40 £38.05
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.21 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.19% -4.40% +9.09%

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst in the City of London.

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

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Moorgate - 2 - -
Service Analyst
Central London

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 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 City of London region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 23 (43.40%) ITIL
3 21 (39.62%) Windows
4 20 (37.74%) Active Directory
5 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Office
6 13 (24.53%) ServiceNow
7 9 (16.98%) Law
7 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
8 8 (15.09%) Legal
8 8 (15.09%) Degree
8 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
9 7 (13.21%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (13.21%) MS Exchange
9 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
10 6 (11.32%) User Experience
10 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (11.32%) Windows 10
10 6 (11.32%) Change Management
10 6 (11.32%) Blackberry
10 6 (11.32%) QA
10 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (9.43%) Banking
11 5 (9.43%) Release Management
11 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
11 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
11 5 (9.43%) Citrix
11 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
12 4 (7.55%) BYOD
12 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 7 (13.21%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.89%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) LAN
1 4 (7.55%) VPN
1 4 (7.55%) WAN
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Intranet
3 1 (1.89%) DHCP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) FTP
3 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Law
3 8 (15.09%) Legal
4 5 (9.43%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Front Office
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (11.32%) Blackberry
1 6 (11.32%) User Experience
2 4 (7.55%) BYOD
2 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) iPhone
5 1 (1.89%) CMDB
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Handset
5 1 (1.89%) iPad
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
3 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
4 6 (11.32%) Windows 10
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.55%) Android
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.89%) Unix
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) ITIL
2 6 (11.32%) Change Management
2 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
3 5 (9.43%) Release Management
3 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (7.55%) Asset Management
4 4 (7.55%) Document Management
4 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.55%) Investment Management
4 4 (7.55%) ITSM
4 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.66%) Data Management
5 3 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (5.66%) Open Source
5 3 (5.66%) Project Management
5 3 (5.66%) SDLC
5 3 (5.66%) Service Management
6 2 (3.77%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (3.77%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) C#
2 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.77%) VB
2 2 (3.77%) VB6
3 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.55%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.89%) MCP
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.89%) PMP
4 1 (1.89%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 3 (5.66%) PMO
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) P3O
System Software
1 20 (37.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) ServiceNow
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) Citrix
4 4 (7.55%) Bloomberg
5 3 (5.66%) F5
5 3 (5.66%) Reuters
6 2 (3.77%) Apple
6 2 (3.77%) HP
6 2 (3.77%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.77%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.89%) IBM
7 1 (1.89%) iManage
7 1 (1.89%) Informatica
7 1 (1.89%) Planview
7 1 (1.89%) VMware