The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £110 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 24 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 54 61
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 12 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.95% 1.07% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.10% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 16
Median daily rate £110 £150 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.66% -52.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £90 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £305 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £188 £300
% change year-on-year +38.66% -37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +36.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -8.92% +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 Wales. 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
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 594 545 835
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.43% 96.98% 96.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 356 566
Median daily rate £363 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 35 40
Median hourly rate £16.28 £13.00 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.23% -5.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.10 £35.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Wales

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Wales

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in Wales over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in Wales

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Wales

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
South Wales +2 12 £110 -26.66%
Service Analyst
UK

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

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

1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
4 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
5 7 (30.43%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
6 6 (26.09%) Freedom of Information
6 6 (26.09%) Change Management
6 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
7 5 (21.74%) Citrix
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
10 2 (8.70%) Regulatory Compliance
10 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
10 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
10 2 (8.70%) QA
10 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (4.35%) Remedy
11 1 (4.35%) McAfee
11 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (4.35%) Service Management
11 1 (4.35%) MOS
11 1 (4.35%) Logistics
11 1 (4.35%) ITSM
11 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
11 1 (4.35%) SAP

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (30.43%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Freedom of Information
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Change Management
1 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (4.35%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (4.35%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (4.35%) ITSM
5 1 (4.35%) Logistics
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCENT
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) MCTS
2 1 (4.35%) MOS
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) Samsung
3 1 (4.35%) SAP