The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Analyst
Rank 75 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 10 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.86% 2.75% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 2.89% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £100 £115 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £118 £138
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £11.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.67 £12.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1091 726 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.49% 94.90% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 373 462
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 42
Average hourly rate £16.50 £11.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.80 £40.00 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Service Analyst
West Yorkshire

Service Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Analyst in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Service Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Service Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Service Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Service Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Service Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Service Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Analyst in their job title.

1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) MS Office
4 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 11 (52.38%) ITIL
5 11 (52.38%) Windows XP
5 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
6 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) SLA
9 4 (19.05%) Legal
10 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
11 2 (9.52%) Service Management
11 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
12 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
12 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
12 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
12 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
12 1 (4.76%) MOS
12 1 (4.76%) MCDST
12 1 (4.76%) Internet
12 1 (4.76%) Symantec
12 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (4.76%) Citrix
12 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification

Service Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Service Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) MS Office
2 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows XP
2 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MOS
1 1 (4.76%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec