The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 June 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 West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 87 97
Rank change year-on-year -27 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 28 54 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.02% 1.80% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.89% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 24
Median daily rate £313 £190 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.47% -45.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £313 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £188 £300
% change year-on-year +41.33% -37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 15
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.16% -7.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% +7.69%  

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 West. 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 West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2623 2861 2952
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.80% 95.49% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1626 1848 1908
Median daily rate £375 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 140 196
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.18% +57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.15 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in the South West

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in the South West

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in the South West

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in the South West

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Gloucestershire +20 9 £350 -4.10% 2
Dorset +7 5 £425 +203.57% 2
Bristol -24 4 £276 +67.42% 4
Wiltshire -2 3 - -
Devon -13 2 £175 +52.17%
Somerset -12 1 £300 +122.22%
Service Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Windows
3 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
4 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
5 12 (26.67%) ITIL
6 11 (24.44%) Migration
7 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
10 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (11.11%) Data Migration
10 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 5 (11.11%) vSphere
10 5 (11.11%) VMware
10 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
11 4 (8.89%) SAN
11 4 (8.89%) Retail
11 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
11 4 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
11 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
12 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
12 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
12 3 (6.67%) BPMN
12 3 (6.67%) Use Case
12 3 (6.67%) Waterfall

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (4.44%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MS Access
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.22%) Electronics
5 1 (2.22%) Front Office
5 1 (2.22%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Credit Risk
2 2 (4.44%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.22%) CMDB
3 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.22%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.44%) Android
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Migration
3 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 5 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) BPEL
6 3 (6.67%) BPMN
6 3 (6.67%) ETL
6 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.67%) UML
6 3 (6.67%) Use Case
6 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.67%) Workflow
7 2 (4.44%) Case Management
7 2 (4.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
2 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.44%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (4.44%) SCOM
1 2 (4.44%) vRealize
2 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.22%) PowerCLI
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco
3 2 (4.44%) Citrix
3 2 (4.44%) EMC
4 1 (2.22%) AlienVault
4 1 (2.22%) Apple
4 1 (2.22%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.22%) Samsung
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Trillium
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