The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds 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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 66 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 20 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.80% 1.29% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.35% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 7
Median daily rate £125 £110 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £103 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £120 £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £130 £125
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.88 £12.91 £12.10
% change year-on-year
-7.98% +6.65%

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
1075 1335 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.85% 95.91% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 920 761
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 34
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.50 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Leeds region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 23 (56.10%) Windows 7
3 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
4 21 (51.22%) ITIL
5 17 (41.46%) Legal
6 16 (39.02%) MS Office
7 13 (31.71%) Finance
8 12 (29.27%) Windows XP
8 12 (29.27%) Blackberry
8 12 (29.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (29.27%) ITSM
8 12 (29.27%) iPad
8 12 (29.27%) Problem Management
8 12 (29.27%) iPhone
9 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
10 9 (21.95%) SLA
11 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
12 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (7.32%) Retail
13 3 (7.32%) MOS
13 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
14 2 (4.88%) SDLC
14 2 (4.88%) Workflow Analysis
14 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
14 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
14 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
14 2 (4.88%) Workflow
14 2 (4.88%) Use Case
14 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
14 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 12 (29.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (39.02%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DHCP
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) Skype
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
General
1 17 (41.46%) Legal
2 13 (31.71%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Blackberry
1 12 (29.27%) iPad
1 12 (29.27%) iPhone
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 23 (56.10%) Windows 7
3 12 (29.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) ITIL
2 12 (29.27%) ITSM
2 12 (29.27%) Problem Management
3 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.88%) SDLC
4 2 (4.88%) Use Case
4 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
4 2 (4.88%) Workflow
4 2 (4.88%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Coaching
5 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.44%) Open Source
5 1 (2.44%) Security Operations
5 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Service Management
5 1 (2.44%) Ticket Management
5 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.32%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Nagios
1 1 (2.44%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco
2 1 (2.44%) HP
2 1 (2.44%) Mitel