The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Service Desk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 47 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 21 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.45% 1.29% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 1.35% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Median daily rate £150 £121 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.48% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £125 £123
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Median hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Service Desk Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
831 888 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 97.08% 95.48% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 659 557
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £253 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 47
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.74 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Service Desk 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 Bristol region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
3 14 (60.87%) MS Office
4 13 (56.52%) ITIL
5 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
7 6 (26.09%) Citrix
7 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
8 4 (17.39%) Smartphone
8 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (17.39%) SLA
9 3 (13.04%) Apple
9 3 (13.04%) Law
9 3 (13.04%) Document Management
9 3 (13.04%) Time Management
9 3 (13.04%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (13.04%) Network Management
9 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.70%) LANDesk
10 2 (8.70%) Mitel
10 2 (8.70%) MCDST
10 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
10 2 (8.70%) CMS
10 2 (8.70%) OpenText
10 2 (8.70%) Practice Management
10 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (8.70%) MCSE

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) MS Office
2 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
3 3 (13.04%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
2 4 (17.39%) Smartphone
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Document Management
2 3 (13.04%) Network Management
2 3 (13.04%) Time Management
3 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.70%) Practice Management
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCDST
2 2 (8.70%) MCSA
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) Apple
4 2 (8.70%) LANDesk
4 2 (8.70%) Mitel
4 2 (8.70%) OpenText
5 1 (4.35%) Altiris
5 1 (4.35%) iManage