Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 January 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 76 65
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 21 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.38% 1.22% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.27% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 11
Hertfordshire median daily rate £390 £138 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +183.64% -57.69% +195.45%
10th Percentile £302 £119 £155
90th Percentile £478 £151 £419
East of England median daily rate £130 £155 £263
% change year-on-year -16.13% -40.95% +69.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 15
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.75 £12.05 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.11% -7.31% +18.18%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.45 £11.70
90th Percentile £18.75 £12.44 £16.70
East of England median hourly rate £13.50 £12.05 £13.75
% change year-on-year +12.03% -12.36% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,428 1,334 1,334
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.07% 95.97% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 757 667
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £210 £188
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +6.45% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 84 133
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -6.45% -4.32%
10th Percentile £10.23 £10.14 £9.00
90th Percentile £44.65 £52.50 £44.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £22.62
% change year-on-year -4.88% -9.35% +13.08%

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Hertfordshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Hertfordshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in Hertfordshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Hertfordshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Service Analyst in Hertfordshire

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Welwyn Garden City +7 6 - -
Rickmansworth +5 6 - -
Watford -8 2 - - 1
Service Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (33.33%) Degree
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Google
3 4 (19.05%) WebEx
3 4 (19.05%) PMO
4 3 (14.29%) Runbook
4 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
4 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (9.52%) OpenView
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.52%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) R
5 2 (9.52%) OVSD
5 2 (9.52%) German Language
6 1 (4.76%) QA
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) Banking
6 1 (4.76%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.76%) ISO 22301

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) WebEx
2 3 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (9.52%) German Language
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Runbook
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) R
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 22301
2 1 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) OpenView
1 2 (9.52%) OVSD
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Google
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Planview
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy