The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 56 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 35 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.49% 1.04% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 1.12% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 4
Average daily rate
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£164 £110 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.09% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £110 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £145 £160
UK excluding London average daily rate £123 £98 £109
% change year-on-year
+25.64% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £14.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 - £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.33 £12.50 £12.35
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.21%
Service Desk Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1314 1070 1109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.52% 92.64% 90.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 554 580
Average daily rate £335 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £201 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 67 86
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 2 - -
Altrincham - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Service Desk Analyst
North West

Service Desk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 44 (80.00%) Windows
2 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
3 31 (56.36%) MS Office
3 31 (56.36%) ITIL
4 24 (43.64%) Active Directory
5 21 (38.18%) Windows 7
6 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
7 11 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (16.36%) SLA
9 9 (16.36%) Windows NT
9 9 (16.36%) Service Management
9 9 (16.36%) Finance
10 8 (14.55%) Legal
10 8 (14.55%) CICS
11 7 (12.73%) Incident Management
12 6 (10.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (9.09%) HP
14 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (7.27%) SAP
15 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
15 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (3.64%) Wireless
16 2 (3.64%) MCITP
16 2 (3.64%) LANDesk
16 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
16 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
16 2 (3.64%) VMware
16 2 (3.64%) LAN
16 2 (3.64%) WAN

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (14.55%) CICS
2 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.64%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (56.36%) MS Office
2 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Wireless
1 2 (3.64%) LAN
1 2 (3.64%) WAN
1 2 (3.64%) VPN
2 1 (1.82%) Intranet
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Legal
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.82%) Life Science
2 1 (1.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 44 (80.00%) Windows
2 21 (38.18%) Windows 7
3 11 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (16.36%) Windows NT
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) ITIL
2 9 (16.36%) Service Management
3 7 (12.73%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.82%) Document Management
4 1 (1.82%) Logistics
4 1 (1.82%) Migration
4 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.82%) Time Management
4 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL V3
4 1 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) C
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.64%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) MCSE
5 1 (1.82%) MCSA
5 1 (1.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (43.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) HP
3 4 (7.27%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) LANDesk
4 2 (3.64%) VMware
4 2 (3.64%) Citrix
4 2 (3.64%) Lotus
5 1 (1.82%) NetApp
5 1 (1.82%) Meru Networks
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