Period
to 19 July 2019

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £176 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

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
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 123 111
Rank change year-on-year +35 -12 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 32 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.68% 1.14% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.19% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 15
Leeds median daily rate £176 £388 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.52% +121.43% +40.00%
10th Percentile £105 £145 £108
90th Percentile £411 £425 £425
West Yorkshire median daily rate £176 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -54.52% +3.33% +117.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Leeds median hourly rate £18.52 £11.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.02% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £16.36 £10.75 £10.95
90th Percentile £20.49 £12.25 £14.10
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.73 £15.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year +11.53% +57.89% -8.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 1,801 2,431 2,129
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.64% 95.78% 98.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,250 1,677 1,454
Leeds median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £263 £288 £285
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 63 19
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £21.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.65% +48.28% +16.00%
10th Percentile £11.07 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £40.80 £31.21
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year +7.94% +26.00% -

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Service Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Leeds

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in Leeds

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in Leeds

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, Service Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (34.38%) Windows
3 10 (31.25%) SLA
3 10 (31.25%) Office 365
4 8 (25.00%) Service Management
4 8 (25.00%) Finance
5 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
5 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
5 7 (21.88%) ServiceNow
6 6 (18.75%) Windows 10
6 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) MCSE
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (12.50%) Change Management
8 4 (12.50%) ITSM
8 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (12.50%) Service Design
8 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 3 (9.38%) Android
9 3 (9.38%) iPhone
9 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.38%) Adobe
9 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.38%) LAN
9 3 (9.38%) WAN
10 2 (6.25%) Cisco

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) OneDrive
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (6.25%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JMeter
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) COM
1 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (9.38%) iPhone
3 2 (6.25%) iPad
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (6.25%) NHS
3 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows 10
3 3 (9.38%) Android
4 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Service Management
3 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.50%) ITSM
4 4 (12.50%) Service Design
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security
6 2 (6.25%) Innovative Thinking
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (3.13%) Decision-Making
7 1 (3.13%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Java
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 4 (12.50%) MCSE
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) CISM
2 2 (6.25%) CISSP
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.13%) IIBA
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) ServiceNow
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Adobe
4 2 (6.25%) Autodesk
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy
5 1 (3.13%) Samsung