The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 25 April 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 34 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 16 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.03% 1.34% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 1.37% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £450 £311 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.57% -14.13%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £233 £284
% change year-on-year +29.03% -18.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 13
Median hourly rate £11.17 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £12.40
% change year-on-year - +8.87%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 378 365 453
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 95.21% 97.59% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 268 290
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 22
Median hourly rate £11.17 £32.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.63% +140.74%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Northamptonshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Northamptonshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Northamptonshire

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Analyst within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +8 14 £438 +306.97% 2
Service Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL
6 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
6 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Vista
7 4 (12.90%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.68%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
8 3 (9.68%) ISEB
8 3 (9.68%) SLA
8 3 (9.68%) Service Management
8 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.68%) ITSM
9 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
10 1 (3.23%) Test Planning
10 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
10 1 (3.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 1 (3.23%) Data Loss Prevention

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (12.90%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Vista
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.68%) ITSM
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Scrum
6 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.68%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ganglia
1 1 (3.23%) nmon
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
2 1 (3.23%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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