Period
to 18 January 2020

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £160 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 68 80
Rank change year-on-year +28 +12 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 14 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.58% 1.15% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 1.18% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 13
Oxfordshire median daily rate £160 £125 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -26.47% -8.11%
10th Percentile £143 £91 £119
90th Percentile £180 £153 £267
South East median daily rate £160 £213 £170
% change year-on-year -24.71% +25.00% -19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +75.00% -39.39%
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 532 934 1,174
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.15% 97.60% 96.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 676 917
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £160 £250 £225
90th Percentile £590 £575 £600
South East median daily rate £438 £434 £424
% change year-on-year +0.86% +2.30% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 28
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.80% +17.65% +3.03%
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.00 £10.21
90th Percentile £97.00 £51.25 £56.50
South East median hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -4.88% +13.89% +2.86%

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Oxfordshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Oxfordshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Oxfordshire

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kidlington - 5 £145 - 1
Oxford +19 2 £125 -13.79%
Abingdon +3 2 - - 2
Bicester - 1 £170 -
Service Analyst
South East

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, Service Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Public Sector
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) SLA
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL V2
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (14.29%) Service Management
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Office 365
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
8 2 (14.29%) Break/Fix
9 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (7.14%) Chat Support
9 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (7.14%) MCITP
9 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 1 (7.14%) SCCM
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
General
1 8 (57.14%) Public Sector
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL V2
3 2 (14.29%) Break/Fix
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Chat Support
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft