Period
to 18 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 75 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 -28 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 34 37 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.22% 2.42% 3.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 2.54% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 25
Milton Keynes median daily rate £200 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.39% +3.33% +17.19%
10th Percentile £109 £206 £136
90th Percentile £455 £438 £438
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £200 £344 £373
% change year-on-year -41.82% -7.72% +14.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 10
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.25 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £11.50 £13.15 £10.50
90th Percentile £18.00 £18.00 £15.93
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.75 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -23.61% +28.57% -

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 1,457 1,455 1,390
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.98% 95.35% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 728 757
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £222 £270 £231
90th Percentile £550 £538 £528
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 55 50
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £16.92 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.96% +32.71% -8.93%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.12 £8.50
90th Percentile £19.65 £20.45 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year -15.94% +23.21% -6.67%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 8 (23.53%) Change Management
4 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
5 7 (20.59%) Degree
5 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
5 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
5 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
6 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 6 (17.65%) ITIL
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
7 5 (14.71%) Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) Service Management
8 4 (11.76%) SLA
8 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3
8 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
9 3 (8.82%) Acceptance Criteria
9 3 (8.82%) SCCM
9 3 (8.82%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (8.82%) Office 365
9 3 (8.82%) QA
9 3 (8.82%) WSUS
9 3 (8.82%) Citrix

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:

Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) ATM
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) German Language
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (23.53%) Change Management
1 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
1 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 4 (11.76%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (8.82%) ITSM
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.88%) Ticket Management
8 1 (2.94%) B2C
8 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) Fault Management
8 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) MCSA
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) ISEB
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (8.82%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
1 3 (8.82%) WSUS
2 2 (5.88%) OVSD
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Citrix
2 3 (8.82%) McAfee
3 2 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow