Period
to 20 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £170 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 20 October 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 69 64
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 9 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.28% 1.56% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.59% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 6
Oxford median daily rate £170 £168 £128
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +31.37% -62.22%
Oxfordshire median daily rate £145 £185 £131
% change year-on-year -21.62% +40.95% -62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Oxford median hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -16.67%
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £10.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% +7.69% +0.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Contract vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 676 693 673
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 98.58% 97.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 518 524
Oxford median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £200 £213
90th Percentile £580 £525 £510
Oxfordshire median daily rate £441 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +10.31% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 38
Oxford median hourly rate £17.77 £14.00 £16.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.93% -15.98% +19.02%
10th Percentile £10.84 £9.28 £8.43
90th Percentile £68.50 £44.15 £55.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £16.50 £15.82
% change year-on-year +7.70% +4.33% +9.07%

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings that featured Service Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Oxford

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Oxford

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Oxford

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Oxford region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) SMS
3 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) PDA
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Publishing
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) RIA
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Remedy
6 1 (11.11%) BMC
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) SMS
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) PDA
2 1 (11.11%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy