Period
to 18 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £230 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 109 94
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 48 27 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.00% 1.20% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.24% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 21
Leeds median daily rate £230 £155 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.39% +24.00% -
10th Percentile £163 £100 £90
90th Percentile £425 £369 £338
West Yorkshire median daily rate £230 £214 £125
% change year-on-year +7.60% +71.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Leeds median hourly rate £14.00 £11.25 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.44% +10.29% -13.85%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £11.25 £10.10
% change year-on-year +36.00% +11.39% -15.27%

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 2,292 2,172 2,403
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 96.66% 95.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,595 1,534 1,585
Leeds median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £304 £262 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 42 48
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.07% +54.72% -11.67%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.51 £10.07
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £30.23
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £12.50
% change year-on-year +8.01% +14.80% -8.05%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018, 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 17 (35.42%) Windows
1 17 (35.42%) Active Directory
2 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (33.33%) Finance
3 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.92%) Change Control
5 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
6 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (16.67%) SDLC
7 8 (16.67%) ITIL
8 7 (14.58%) IIBA
9 6 (12.50%) Retail Banking
9 6 (12.50%) Banking
10 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.42%) Service Management
10 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
10 5 (10.42%) ITSM
10 5 (10.42%) Office 365
11 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
11 4 (8.33%) Software Delivery
11 4 (8.33%) PMO
11 4 (8.33%) Information Security Management
11 4 (8.33%) Security Management
11 4 (8.33%) Law
11 4 (8.33%) Sony
11 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
11 4 (8.33%) Information Security
11 4 (8.33%) ISMS
12 3 (6.25%) Retail
12 3 (6.25%) LAN

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 1 (2.08%) CMS
1 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) LAN
1 3 (6.25%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
2 6 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Law
4 3 (6.25%) Legal
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) CMDB
3 1 (2.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) Change Control
3 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 8 (16.67%) ITIL
4 8 (16.67%) SDLC
5 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.42%) ITSM
5 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.42%) Service Management
6 4 (8.33%) Information Security
6 4 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 4 (8.33%) ISMS
6 4 (8.33%) Security Management
6 4 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 3 (6.25%) Chat Support
7 3 (6.25%) Service Design
8 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (2.08%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) IIBA
2 3 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) PMO
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 17 (35.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Sony
3 2 (4.17%) Citrix
3 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.17%) VMware