The median contractor rate for a Technical Services Analyst was £135 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 April 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.

Technical Service Analyst
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 588 634 613
Rank change year-on-year +46 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Services Analyst 7 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.038% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.040% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 7
Median daily rate £135 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.16% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £156 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £600 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £381 £120
% change year-on-year -42.29% +217.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.50

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 43948 53151 52856
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.58% 95.09% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28537 34639 32004
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1440 1542 2110
Median hourly rate £18.33 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.74% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Technical Services Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Services Analyst in the UK

Technical Services Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Services Analyst in the UK

Technical Services Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Services Analyst over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Services Analyst in the UK

Technical Services Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Services Analyst in the UK

Technical Services Analyst
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Services Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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 +23 7 £135 -65.16% 2
London +28 4 £135 -77.50% 1
North West +29 1 £115 -72.94%
South West +10 1 £325 -7.14%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £115 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £325 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Technical Services 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 Technical Services Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) SLA
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (52.94%) Problem Management
2 9 (52.94%) Service Management
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (47.06%) LANDesk
3 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 8 (47.06%) vSphere
3 8 (47.06%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (47.06%) Windows 10
3 8 (47.06%) Virtual Desktop
3 8 (47.06%) Wireless
3 8 (47.06%) Mac OS X
3 8 (47.06%) Blackberry
3 8 (47.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) MS Access
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis

Technical Services 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 8 (47.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
1 8 (47.06%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MS Access
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Streaming Video
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Mac OS X
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 10
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) Problem Management
2 9 (52.94%) Service Management
3 8 (47.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) ITSM
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) User Stories
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Escalation Management
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
1 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (47.06%) Virtual Desktop
2 8 (47.06%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
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