The median contractor rate for a Technical Services Analyst was £135 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Technical Service Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 613 609
Rank change year-on-year +44 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Services Analyst 13 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.038% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.040% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 10
Median daily rate £135 £400 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -66.25% +233.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £191 £360 £120
% change year-on-year -47.08% +200.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40228 46925 48391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.04% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26246 30992 30918
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1370 1877
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Technical Services Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Technical Services Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Services Analyst in England

Technical Services Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Technical Services Analyst in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Services Analyst in England

Technical Services Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Services Analyst in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Services Analyst in England

Technical Services Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Services Analyst in England

Technical Services Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Services Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +36 6 - -
London +10 5 £135 -73.00% 1
Yorkshire +20 1 - -
South West +4 1 - -
Technical Services Analyst
UK

Technical Services Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Technical Services 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 England region featuring Technical Services Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) SLA
4 11 (44.00%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (40.00%) VMware
5 10 (40.00%) Service Management
5 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) Information Security
6 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (32.00%) Mac OS X
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco
7 8 (32.00%) Blackberry
7 8 (32.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (32.00%) Wireless
7 8 (32.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (32.00%) Windows 10
7 8 (32.00%) vSphere
7 8 (32.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (32.00%) LANDesk
7 8 (32.00%) Problem Management
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (24.00%) Remedy
9 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 4 (16.00%) SQL

Technical Services Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (32.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) WildFly
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (32.00%) Wireless
2 1 (4.00%) FTP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MS Access
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
3 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Mac OS X
2 8 (32.00%) Windows 10
2 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) Service Management
3 9 (36.00%) Information Security
4 8 (32.00%) Problem Management
4 8 (32.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) ITSM
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Document Management
8 1 (4.00%) Prototyping
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (32.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 8 (32.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) AirWatch
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 8 (32.00%) LANDesk
4 6 (24.00%) Remedy
5 1 (4.00%) AlienVault
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint