Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Dorset 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
South West > Dorset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 34 30
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 14 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.78% 3.15% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 3.26% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Dorset median daily rate £425 £175 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +142.86% -30.00% +78.57%
10th Percentile £413 £149 £170
90th Percentile £438 £198 £320
South West median daily rate £288 £195 £266
% change year-on-year +47.44% -26.76% +77.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Dorset median hourly rate £11.70 £11.00 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.34% -46.67% +91.86%
10th Percentile £9.95 £10.49 £12.72
90th Percentile £12.96 £13.26 £21.65
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 Dorset. 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
Dorset
Contract vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 288 429 410
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.29% 96.62% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 291 211
Dorset median daily rate £418 £363 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.17% -0.82% +8.70%
10th Percentile £200 £195 £163
90th Percentile £488 £513 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 64
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £15.26 £39.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.85% -61.48% +136.96%
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.75 £11.40
90th Percentile £48.75 £32.50 £44.63
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +37.50%

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Dorset

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Dorset

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Dorset

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset 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
Wimborne - 4 - -
Poole +7 3 - - 2
Bournemouth +7 1 - -
Service Analyst
South West

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

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 Dorset region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) VMware
1 7 (50.00%) vSphere
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 6 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) SAN
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Aerospace
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.14%) Office 365
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) vRealize
6 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Collaborative Working

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
General
1 4 (28.57%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (7.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) EMC