The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 29 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 12 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.93% - 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£105 - £100
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £125 £105
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.44 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.14
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -4.83%
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
288 273 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.43% 95.12% 92.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 134 127
Average daily rate £300 £310 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 37 33
Average hourly rate £12.00 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £37.50 £38.75
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 Leicestershire

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kegworth - 4 £105 -
Loughborough - 3 - -
Leicester - 1 - - 1
Service Desk Analyst
East Midlands

Service Desk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 22 (61.11%) Finance
1 22 (61.11%) Banking
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 17 (47.22%) MS Office
3 17 (47.22%) Windows XP
3 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
4 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 12 (33.33%) SLA
6 11 (30.56%) Financial Institution
6 11 (30.56%) International Banking
6 11 (30.56%) Coaching
7 7 (19.44%) Hedge funds
8 6 (16.67%) Remedy
9 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
10 3 (8.33%) Migration
11 2 (5.56%) ITIL
11 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
12 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (2.78%) Office 365
12 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
12 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
12 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
12 1 (2.78%) Adobe
12 1 (2.78%) McAfee
12 1 (2.78%) Citrix
12 1 (2.78%) Lotus
12 1 (2.78%) Symantec
12 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
12 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (2.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (47.22%) MS Office
2 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
General
1 22 (61.11%) Finance
1 22 (61.11%) Banking
2 11 (30.56%) International Banking
2 11 (30.56%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Coaching
2 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (2.78%) McAfee
2 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe
2 1 (2.78%) Citrix
2 1 (2.78%) Lotus
2 1 (2.78%) Symantec