The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 29 March 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
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 31 18
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 12 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.63% 0.88% 5.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 0.90% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £450 £105 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +328.57% -65.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £223 £260 £250
% change year-on-year -14.42% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 10
Median hourly rate £11.17 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 247 222 307
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 95.37% 97.80% 93.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 168 181
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 16
Median hourly rate £11.17 £35.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.08% +159.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £35.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Northampton

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Northampton

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Northampton region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) MS Office
3 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
4 8 (30.77%) Finance
4 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
9 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
9 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
10 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (3.85%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 1 (3.85%) Data Loss Prevention
11 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
11 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
11 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
11 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
11 1 (3.85%) nmon
11 1 (3.85%) Performance Engineering
11 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
11 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 10 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
2 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.85%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ganglia
1 1 (3.85%) nmon
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) AppDynamics
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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