The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes 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.

Service Analyst
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 33 44
Rank change year-on-year -24 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 16 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.17% 4.38% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 4.53% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 9
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £188 £300
% change year-on-year +38.66% -37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -8.92% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 711 640 812
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.60% 96.68% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 345 450
Median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 22
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.40 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £15.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes that featured Service Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 24 June 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 (45.95%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (37.84%) SC Cleared
2 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
3 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Vista
5 9 (24.32%) Finance
6 8 (21.62%) ITIL
7 6 (16.22%) SQL
7 6 (16.22%) ISEB
7 6 (16.22%) SLA
8 5 (13.51%) Service Design
8 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle
8 5 (13.51%) Service Management
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
9 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.11%) User Stories
10 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.11%) VBA
10 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
10 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
10 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
10 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
10 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.11%) Systems Analysis

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 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Windows Vista
3 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Service Design
2 5 (13.51%) Service Management
3 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
4 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
4 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) User Stories
5 2 (5.41%) Document Management
5 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.41%) ITSM
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
5 2 (5.41%) SDLC
5 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) SC Cleared
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) ISEB
3 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Remedy
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
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