Period
to 22 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Analyst was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 October 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 104 95
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Service Analyst 50 71 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.71% 1.89% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.95% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 39
West Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £148 £202
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +130.51% -26.80% -10.44%
10th Percentile £110 £95 £93
90th Percentile £403 £399 £340
Yorkshire median daily rate £125 £125 £202
% change year-on-year - -37.97% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 31
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.25 £10.20 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -15.00% +12.57%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £13.50 £16.60 £15.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.25 £12.00 £12.33
% change year-on-year -6.25% -2.64% +0.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 2840 3638 4189
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.23% 96.68% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1938 2379 2842
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £258
90th Percentile £543 £541 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 98 173
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.93 £13.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.15% -4.38% +13.29%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.09 £8.65
90th Percentile £24.75 £23.83 £34.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.41
% change year-on-year +1.43% +4.40% -0.67%

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in West Yorkshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Analyst in West Yorkshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Analyst in West Yorkshire

Service Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Analyst in West Yorkshire

Service Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -13 23 £209 +54.63% 5
Halifax +12 3 £320 -14.67% 1
Wakefield -7 2 £138 +35.80%
Pudsey -7 1 £125 -53.27%
Brighouse - 1 - -
Pontefract - 1 - -
Service Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Service Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (48.00%) Finance
2 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (30.00%) ITIL
3 15 (30.00%) Windows
4 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (14.00%) SCCM
5 7 (14.00%) Windows 10
5 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.00%) Service Management
6 6 (12.00%) SLA
7 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
8 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Office 365
8 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
9 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.00%) Network Management
9 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.00%) LANDesk
9 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.00%) Wyse
9 3 (6.00%) DameWare
9 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.00%) Intranet

Service Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
1 3 (6.00%) Intranet
2 2 (4.00%) DHCP
2 2 (4.00%) DNS
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
General
1 24 (48.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) XML
2 2 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.00%) Android
8 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.00%) Unix
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (12.00%) Service Management
4 4 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) Network Management
5 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) Change Control
6 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.00%) Document Management
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.00%) Open Source
6 2 (4.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Scrum
6 2 (4.00%) SDLC
6 2 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) IIBA
1 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.00%) MCP
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Apple
2 3 (6.00%) Dell
2 3 (6.00%) HP
2 3 (6.00%) LANDesk
2 3 (6.00%) Wyse
3 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow