Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 25 July 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
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 128 134
Rank change year-on-year -19 +6 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 251 323 319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.56% 1.74% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.83% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 177 125
South East median daily rate £375 £260 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.23% +4.00% -8.26%
10th Percentile £106 £119 £113
90th Percentile £488 £438 £429
England median daily rate £250 £240 £270
% change year-on-year +4.17% -11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 60 85
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.87% -11.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £10.10
90th Percentile £18.00 £17.25 £18.18
England median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +3.85% -7.41%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 15164 17684 18724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.44% 95.03% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8724 10706 10558
South East median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £241 £235 £226
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 725 757 901
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.32% +2.91%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.45 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.74% +8.57% +2.94%

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in the South East

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in the South East

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in the South East

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in the South East

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
Thames Valley -2 107 £150 -55.56% 8
Hampshire +8 64 £235 -25.40% 6
Surrey -4 53 £400 +53.85% 9
Buckinghamshire -29 48 £344 -7.72% 3
Berkshire +50 41 £130 -61.48% 2
Oxfordshire -25 18 £145 -3.33% 3
East Sussex +2 16 £475 +26.67% 1
Kent -2 10 £475 +82.69%
West Sussex -13 5 £390 +50.00%
Middlesex +8 2 £352 +0.57%
Service Analyst
England

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 87 (34.66%) Windows
2 76 (30.28%) Active Directory
3 70 (27.89%) Microsoft
3 70 (27.89%) ITIL
4 61 (24.30%) Finance
5 59 (23.51%) Microsoft Office
6 45 (17.93%) Windows 7
7 42 (16.73%) Service Management
8 31 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (11.16%) Security Cleared
10 26 (10.36%) SLA
11 25 (9.96%) ITSM
12 22 (8.76%) Windows XP
12 22 (8.76%) SC Cleared
13 20 (7.97%) Management Information System
14 19 (7.57%) Telecoms
14 19 (7.57%) SQL
15 18 (7.17%) MS Visio
16 16 (6.37%) Microsoft Excel
16 16 (6.37%) Remedy
16 16 (6.37%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (5.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 13 (5.18%) Business Analysis
18 13 (5.18%) Incident Management
19 12 (4.78%) Remedy ITSM
20 11 (4.38%) Waterfall
20 11 (4.38%) Data Analysis
20 11 (4.38%) Windows Vista
20 11 (4.38%) Project Management
20 11 (4.38%) Workflow

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (4.38%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.20%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.80%) SAS
5 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 59 (23.51%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (7.17%) MS Visio
3 16 (6.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (5.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.20%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (4.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.80%) assyst
2 2 (0.80%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.98%) Office 365
2 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.19%) Wireless
2 7 (2.79%) VPN
3 6 (2.39%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.39%) WAN
4 5 (1.99%) LAN
5 4 (1.59%) DHCP
5 4 (1.59%) DNS
6 3 (1.20%) Internet
6 3 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (1.20%) SAN
6 3 (1.20%) Skype
7 2 (0.80%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.40%) Firewall
8 1 (0.40%) Intranet
8 1 (0.40%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.40%) PBX
8 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.19%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.20%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.80%) Big Data
3 2 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.80%) Power BI
4 1 (0.40%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (1.99%) JIRA
2 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.40%) Gatling
3 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.40%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 61 (24.30%) Finance
2 19 (7.57%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.98%) Legal
4 7 (2.79%) Billing
4 7 (2.79%) Retail
5 5 (1.99%) Banking
6 2 (0.80%) Automotive
6 2 (0.80%) French Language
6 2 (0.80%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.80%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.99%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (1.20%) AngularJS
2 3 (1.20%) CSS
2 3 (1.20%) HTML
3 2 (0.80%) jQuery
3 2 (0.80%) OAuth
3 2 (0.80%) React
3 2 (0.80%) REST
4 1 (0.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.97%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.79%) Replication
4 5 (1.99%) Data Centre
4 5 (1.99%) User Experience
5 3 (1.20%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.20%) IVR
5 3 (1.20%) PDA
6 2 (0.80%) AS400
6 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.80%) Internet of Things
6 2 (0.80%) NHS
6 2 (0.80%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.40%) Handset
7 1 (0.40%) iPad
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.40%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 87 (34.66%) Windows
2 45 (17.93%) Windows 7
3 22 (8.76%) Windows XP
4 11 (4.38%) Windows Vista
5 7 (2.79%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.99%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.20%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.80%) Android
8 2 (0.80%) Linux
8 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.40%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (27.89%) ITIL
2 42 (16.73%) Service Management
3 25 (9.96%) ITSM
4 16 (6.37%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (5.18%) Business Analysis
5 13 (5.18%) Incident Management
6 11 (4.38%) Data Analysis
6 11 (4.38%) Project Management
6 11 (4.38%) Waterfall
6 11 (4.38%) Workflow
7 10 (3.98%) Regression Testing
7 10 (3.98%) Service Delivery
8 8 (3.19%) BPR
8 8 (3.19%) Business Process Analysis
8 8 (3.19%) Change Management
8 8 (3.19%) ITIL V3
8 8 (3.19%) Migration
9 7 (2.79%) PRINCE2
9 7 (2.79%) Problem Management
9 7 (2.79%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.57%) SQL
2 3 (1.20%) C#
2 3 (1.20%) VBA
3 2 (0.80%) Java
3 2 (0.80%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.80%) R
4 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (11.16%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.76%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.19%) ISEB
3 8 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.39%) MCP
5 6 (2.39%) MCSE
6 5 (1.99%) Degree
7 4 (1.59%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.59%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.20%) MCDST
9 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.40%) CBAP
9 1 (0.40%) CCA
9 1 (0.40%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.36%) SLA
2 5 (1.99%) PMO
3 4 (1.59%) QA
4 3 (1.20%) GDPR
5 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.80%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (30.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.59%) vSphere
3 2 (0.80%) XenApp
4 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) SCCM
2 2 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 70 (27.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.37%) Remedy
3 9 (3.59%) Citrix
3 9 (3.59%) Oracle
4 7 (2.79%) Cisco
5 6 (2.39%) HP
5 6 (2.39%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.59%) SAP
6 4 (1.59%) VMware
7 3 (1.20%) BMC
7 3 (1.20%) Workday
8 2 (0.80%) IBM
9 1 (0.40%) Altiris
9 1 (0.40%) Apple
9 1 (0.40%) Avaya
9 1 (0.40%) Google
9 1 (0.40%) iManage
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £16.00 - £17.40 per hour
Posted: 14 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Network ITR
Rate: £9 - £11 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £100 - £125 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £290 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
aap3
Rate: £135 - £155 per day
Posted: 6 days ago