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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 84 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 20 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.18% 2.08% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 2.25% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 5
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£113 £125 £113
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £125 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £129
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £125 £110
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £11.84 £13.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% -18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.80 £13.14
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -2.55%
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
1571 934 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.74% 92.48% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1109 605 480
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 29 44
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.20 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -57.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 2015, 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 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 23 (60.53%) Windows 7
4 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 14 (36.84%) SLA
6 13 (34.21%) MS Office
7 11 (28.95%) ITIL
8 9 (23.68%) Service Management
9 8 (21.05%) Legal
10 7 (18.42%) Law
10 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
11 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
12 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (10.53%) NHS
13 4 (10.53%) MOS
13 4 (10.53%) MCDST
14 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Management
14 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
15 2 (5.26%) Patch Management
15 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
15 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
16 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
16 1 (2.63%) Android
16 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
16 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
16 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
16 1 (2.63%) iPad

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (34.21%) MS Office
2 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SMTP
1 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (21.05%) Legal
2 7 (18.42%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 23 (60.53%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 9 (23.68%) Service Management
3 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (5.26%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) ITSM
6 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) MOS
2 4 (10.53%) MCDST
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) DameWare
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) HP
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.63%) VMware
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