The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Analyst
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 57 79 65
Rank change year-on-year +22 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 6 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.90% 0.40% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.43% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Median daily rate £425 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £260 £270
% change year-on-year -13.46% -3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £11.65 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.78% -3.44%  
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 628 930 934
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 93.87% 92.26% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 503 513
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 41 23
Median hourly rate £15.00 £50.28 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.16% +139.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Reading

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Reading

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Reading

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Billing
3 3 (37.50%) eTOM
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Internet of Things
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Games
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Case Management
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Billing
3 1 (12.50%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) eTOM
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Case Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
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