The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 22 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 15 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.58% 2.84% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 2.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Median daily rate £82 £105 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £120 £120 £130
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £9.13 £10.44 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.59% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +6.00%
Service Desk Analyst
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
255 269 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.80% 95.39% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 144 119
Median daily rate £363 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £110 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 37
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -68.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kegworth -3 15 £82 -21.90%
Service Desk Analyst
East Midlands

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Leicestershire region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
3 13 (52.00%) MS Office
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (48.00%) Remedy
5 11 (44.00%) Financial Institution
6 9 (36.00%) Back Office
6 9 (36.00%) Banking
7 8 (32.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
7 8 (32.00%) Wireless
8 5 (20.00%) Time Management
9 4 (16.00%) Sun
9 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
10 3 (12.00%) ITIL
11 2 (8.00%) Internet
11 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (4.00%) SLA

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (52.00%) MS Office
3 8 (32.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Wireless
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Financial Institution
3 9 (36.00%) Back Office
3 9 (36.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (48.00%) Remedy
2 4 (16.00%) Sun