Period
to 15 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £133 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 15 October 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 78 77
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 66 66 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.40% 2.18% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 2.30% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 37
East Midlands median daily rate £133 £150 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.67% +36.36% -31.25%
10th Percentile £83 £95 £77
90th Percentile £297 £300 £464
England median daily rate £175 £190 £200
% change year-on-year -7.89% -5.00% -25.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 30
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £11.17 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.91% +6.38% -7.69%
10th Percentile £10.61 £8.44 £8.66
90th Percentile £15.29 £12.84 £12.65
England median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year +3.70% +1.89% -1.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,614 2,865 3,104
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 94.71% 96.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,662 1,757 1,968
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £223 £247
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 159 120
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £10.26 £9.75 £8.69
90th Percentile £32.25 £45.00 £34.25
England median hourly rate £18.06 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.44% +1.08% +2.89%

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in the East Midlands

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in the East Midlands

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in the East Midlands

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in the East Midlands

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Northamptonshire -15 24 £288 +27.21% 4
Nottinghamshire +18 18 £114 +12.96% 2
Derbyshire +11 10 £171 +75.38% 1
Leicestershire -8 10 £88 -45.85% 1
Lincolnshire - 3 - -
Rutland - 1 £135 -
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 East Midlands region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (36.36%) Windows
2 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (25.76%) Active Directory
3 17 (25.76%) Finance
4 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 13 (19.70%) ITIL
6 9 (13.64%) Windows 10
7 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
8 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (10.61%) Citrix
8 7 (10.61%) Office 365
9 6 (9.09%) Quickr
9 6 (9.09%) High Availability
9 6 (9.09%) WAN
9 6 (9.09%) Lotus
9 6 (9.09%) IBM Notes
9 6 (9.09%) LAN
9 6 (9.09%) Identity Management
9 6 (9.09%) Financial Institution
9 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
10 5 (7.58%) Wireless
10 5 (7.58%) Internet
10 5 (7.58%) Cisco
11 4 (6.06%) Service Management
11 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (4.55%) PMO
12 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
12 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (9.09%) IBM Notes
1 6 (9.09%) Quickr
2 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.52%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) assyst
1 1 (1.52%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.52%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) LAN
1 6 (9.09%) WAN
2 5 (7.58%) Internet
2 5 (7.58%) Wireless
3 2 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.52%) SMS
4 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.52%) VoIP
4 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.52%) iPad
3 1 (1.52%) NHS
3 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.36%) Windows
2 9 (13.64%) Windows 10
3 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.52%) Android
6 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) ITIL
2 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.09%) High Availability
3 6 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 4 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.03%) BDD
5 2 (3.03%) Decision-Making
5 2 (3.03%) ERP
5 2 (3.03%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.03%) ITIL V2
5 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.03%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.03%) Scorecard
5 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.03%) Test Automation
5 2 (3.03%) Traceability Matrix
6 1 (1.52%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.52%) CCNA
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) IIBA
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.52%) MCP
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) PMO
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) GDPR
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) BS25999
3 1 (1.52%) IFRS
3 1 (1.52%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.52%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 17 (25.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) SCCM
1 2 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Citrix
3 6 (9.09%) Lotus
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco
5 3 (4.55%) Remedy
6 2 (3.03%) Apple
6 2 (3.03%) SAP
6 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.52%) Google
7 1 (1.52%) Sun