Period
to 16 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £230 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 113 104
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 42 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.74% 1.00% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.03% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 18
Leeds median daily rate £230 £200 £148
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +35.59% +9.26%
10th Percentile £159 £108 £97
90th Percentile £425 £431 £441
West Yorkshire median daily rate £230 £363 £175
% change year-on-year -36.55% +107.14% -21.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Leeds median hourly rate £13.33 £11.63 £10.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.69% +9.67% -11.07%
10th Percentile £11.45 £10.56 £10.20
90th Percentile £14.95 £13.50 £17.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £11.25 £10.29
% change year-on-year +36.00% +9.36% -14.27%

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 2,309 2,139 2,633
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 97.63% 96.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,609 1,485 1,771
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £280
90th Percentile £563 £545 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 32 47
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +18.52% -3.57%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.51 £10.02
90th Percentile £30.60 £27.30 £31.05
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.43 £13.86 £13.00
% change year-on-year +11.29% +6.62% -4.38%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Change Control
3 12 (28.57%) Windows
3 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) Business Analysis
5 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 7 (16.67%) SDLC
7 6 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 6 (14.29%) IIBA
8 5 (11.90%) Banking
8 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
8 5 (11.90%) Service Management
8 5 (11.90%) SLA
8 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (9.52%) Analytics
9 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
9 4 (9.52%) ITSM
10 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (7.14%) LAN
10 3 (7.14%) WAN
10 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.14%) Change Management
10 3 (7.14%) Sony
10 3 (7.14%) Law
10 3 (7.14%) Legal
10 3 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

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 (2.38%) CMS
1 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) LAN
1 3 (7.14%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Law
3 3 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (30.95%) Change Control
2 11 (26.19%) Business Analysis
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL
3 7 (16.67%) SDLC
4 6 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 5 (11.90%) Service Management
6 4 (9.52%) Analytics
6 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.52%) ITSM
7 3 (7.14%) Change Management
7 3 (7.14%) Chat Support
7 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.14%) Service Design
8 2 (4.76%) Information Security
8 2 (4.76%) Information Security Management
8 2 (4.76%) ISMS
8 2 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (4.76%) Process Management
8 2 (4.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) IIBA
2 3 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) PMO
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Sony
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix
3 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.76%) VMware