Period
to 13 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £220 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 13 November 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 80 56
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 37 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.81% 2.50% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 2.62% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 14
Milton Keynes median daily rate £220 £221 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.52% -1.71% -36.62%
10th Percentile £188 £110 £127
90th Percentile £470 £440 £423
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £220 £215 £288
% change year-on-year +2.33% -25.22% -14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 13
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £17.10 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.20% +22.14% -5.08%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.00 £9.54
90th Percentile £16.00 £18.00 £15.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £16.70 £14.00
% change year-on-year -16.17% +19.29% -5.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,239 1,679 1,202
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.93% 95.34% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 827 663
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £219 £251 £220
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 83 54
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £16.93 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.31% +41.08% -7.69%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.34 £8.50
90th Percentile £19.40 £21.00 £16.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -19.71% +25.00% -

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Milton Keynes

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Milton Keynes

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in Milton Keynes

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (59.46%) ITIL
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Service Management
3 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
4 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
6 14 (37.84%) Office 365
7 11 (29.73%) SQL
7 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
8 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
8 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
8 9 (24.32%) ITSM
8 9 (24.32%) DV Cleared
8 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
8 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
9 8 (21.62%) ITIL V3
10 7 (18.92%) Finance
10 7 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (18.92%) Critical Thinking
11 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.22%) Change Management
11 6 (16.22%) HP
12 5 (13.51%) CRM
12 5 (13.51%) Project Management
12 5 (13.51%) Thin Client

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Office 365
2 4 (10.81%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Fat Client
1 5 (13.51%) Self-Motivation
1 5 (13.51%) Thin Client
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) Android
3 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) ITIL
2 19 (51.35%) Service Management
3 9 (24.32%) ITSM
4 8 (21.62%) ITIL V3
5 7 (18.92%) Critical Thinking
5 7 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) Change Management
7 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) CRM
7 5 (13.51%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
9 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
9 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
9 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
9 3 (8.11%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.11%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
3 9 (24.32%) DV Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (8.11%) MCSA
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) Terminal Server
3 3 (8.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) OVSD
2 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) HP
3 4 (10.81%) webMethods
4 3 (8.11%) Citrix
4 3 (8.11%) McAfee
4 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.70%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Splunk