Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £221 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Service Analyst
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 52 56
Rank change year-on-year -21 +4 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 44 37 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.51% 2.90% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 3.11% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 31
Milton Keynes median daily rate £221 £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.71% -30.77% -3.70%
10th Percentile £110 £126 £144
90th Percentile £440 £418 £463
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £215 £288 £316
% change year-on-year -25.22% -9.02% -6.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 15
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.75 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.79% -9.68% +19.23%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.54 £12.80
90th Percentile £19.05 £15.50 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.10 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +22.14% -9.68% +29.17%

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 1668 1188 1841
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 92.96% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 655 942
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £216 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 54 81
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.25 £13.61 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.75% +4.69% -
10th Percentile £9.42 £8.65 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.20 £34.85 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
2 16 (36.36%) ITIL
3 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 13 (29.55%) Finance
5 12 (27.27%) SLA
5 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 10 (22.73%) Windows
7 9 (20.45%) Service Management
8 8 (18.18%) SQL
9 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
9 7 (15.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (13.64%) ITIL V3
10 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
10 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
10 6 (13.64%) Degree
10 6 (13.64%) OVSD
10 6 (13.64%) HP
10 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
10 6 (13.64%) ITSM
11 5 (11.36%) Automotive
11 5 (11.36%) B2C
11 5 (11.36%) Retail
11 5 (11.36%) Windows Vista
12 4 (9.09%) Ticket Management
12 4 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
12 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel

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 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) VPN
1 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Automotive
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Electronics
4 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Military
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Windows Vista
3 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Service Management
3 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
3 6 (13.64%) ITIL V3
3 6 (13.64%) ITSM
3 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.36%) B2C
5 4 (9.09%) Ticket Management
6 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.27%) Change Management
8 1 (2.27%) CRM
8 1 (2.27%) Customer Insight
8 1 (2.27%) Logistics
8 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) GDPR
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) PMO
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) OVSD
2 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) HP
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco