The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Desk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 49 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.57% 1.06% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £145 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+98.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £125 £105
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.14
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -4.83%
Service Desk Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
437 366 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.20% 97.08% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 281 184
Average daily rate £343 £349 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.79% +5.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 11
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +26.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £106.90 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Desk Analyst in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Service Desk Analyst
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Service Desk Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Desk Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) MS Office
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (40.00%) ITSM
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) VoIP
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Intel
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) iPad

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Service Desk Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Desk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Intel
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