The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 80 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 20 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.38% 0.97% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.03% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 5
Average daily rate £110 £113 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £112 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £123
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £125 £100
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.95 £12.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -2.00%
Service Desk Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1376 1072 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.09% 94.12% 96.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 760 566
Average daily rate £382 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.86% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 24
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.13 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.03% -3.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.57 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £18.53 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Service Desk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 41 (77.36%) Windows
2 39 (73.58%) Active Directory
3 31 (58.49%) Windows 7
4 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
5 19 (35.85%) MS Office
6 18 (33.96%) Service Management
7 17 (32.08%) ITIL
8 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
10 12 (22.64%) VMware
10 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
11 10 (18.87%) SLA
11 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
12 7 (13.21%) MCSA
13 6 (11.32%) Windows XP
13 6 (11.32%) Change Management
13 6 (11.32%) MCDST
13 6 (11.32%) Information Security
13 6 (11.32%) Windows 8
13 6 (11.32%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
14 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
14 5 (9.43%) MOS
14 5 (9.43%) Android
14 5 (9.43%) ITSM
15 4 (7.55%) Windows Vista
15 4 (7.55%) Finance
15 4 (7.55%) DameWare
15 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (35.85%) MS Office
2 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) DNS
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) DHCP
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
General
1 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Law
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (77.36%) Windows
2 31 (58.49%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.32%) Windows 8
3 6 (11.32%) Windows XP
4 5 (9.43%) Android
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Service Management
2 17 (32.08%) ITIL
3 6 (11.32%) Change Management
3 6 (11.32%) Information Security
4 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
4 5 (9.43%) ITSM
5 2 (3.77%) Ticket Management
6 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.89%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.21%) MCSA
3 6 (11.32%) MCDST
4 5 (9.43%) MOS
5 2 (3.77%) MCP
6 1 (1.89%) MCITP
6 1 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (73.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) DameWare
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) VMware
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco
3 1 (1.89%) Remedy
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
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