The median contractor rate for a Services Delivery Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 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.

Service Delivery Analyst
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 637 604
Rank change year-on-year +41 -33  
Contract jobs requiring a Services Delivery Analyst 9 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.020% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.021% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 14
Median daily rate £300 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £403 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £275 £295
% change year-on-year -36.36% -6.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.10

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42875 51263 50687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.24% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27839 33245 30600
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1489 1590 2025
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Services Delivery Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Services Delivery Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Services Delivery Analyst in the UK

Services Delivery Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Services Delivery Analyst in the UK

Services Delivery Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Services Delivery Analyst over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Services Delivery Analyst in the UK

Services Delivery Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Services Delivery Analyst in the UK

Services Delivery Analyst
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Services Delivery Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 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
England +51 9 £300 -4.00% 1
London +33 4 £340 -35.25%
East of England - 2 £200 -
North East - 2 £153 -
Luton - 2 £200 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £200 -
City of London -3 1 £300 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Durham - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £153 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £153 -
Coventry - 1 - -

Services Delivery Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Services Delivery 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 featuring Services Delivery Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 14 (56.00%) ITIL
3 9 (36.00%) Service Management
4 8 (32.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (24.00%) Release Management
6 5 (20.00%) Change Management
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) SLA
7 4 (16.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (12.00%) Clustering
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (12.00%) VMware
8 3 (12.00%) IIS
8 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (12.00%) HP
8 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (12.00%) DHCP
8 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (12.00%) DNS
8 3 (12.00%) Citrix
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (12.00%) Firmware
8 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (12.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (12.00%) Sophos
8 3 (12.00%) XenApp
8 3 (12.00%) Windows 7

Services Delivery Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (12.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DHCP
1 3 (12.00%) DNS
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.00%) Power BI
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 14 (56.00%) ITIL
3 9 (36.00%) Service Management
4 8 (32.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (24.00%) Release Management
6 5 (20.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.00%) ITSM
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
9 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) ITIL V2
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (4.00%) Validation
9 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) ISEB
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) Firmware
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (12.00%) vSphere
1 3 (12.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) EdgeSight
1 3 (12.00%) SafeCom
1 3 (12.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Citrix
2 3 (12.00%) HP
2 3 (12.00%) Sophos
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow