The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northampton 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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 30 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 2 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 0.93% 6.25% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 6.52% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £108 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £125 £120
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 2
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
Service Desk Analyst
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
208 230 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 96.74% 95.83% 96.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 143 115
Median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £536 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 21 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.25% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Northampton region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCDA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory