The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 17 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 35 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.45% 2.60% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.23% 2.78% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£114 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £123 £93 £109
% change year-on-year
+32.43% -14.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 1 3
Average hourly rate £14.25 £9.59 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.66% -46.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £12.35
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +1.21%
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 Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
379 252 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.55% 93.68% 93.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 122 121
Average daily rate £400 £313 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 26
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.71 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.35 £35.00
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 Northamptonshire

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 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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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton +17 34 £114 - 3
Service Desk Analyst
East Midlands

Service Desk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 25 (62.50%) MS Office
2 21 (52.50%) SC Cleared
2 21 (52.50%) Security Cleared
3 20 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 19 (47.50%) Windows
5 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 16 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 13 (32.50%) Windows XP
8 8 (20.00%) ITIL
8 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (17.50%) SLA
9 7 (17.50%) Service Management
10 6 (15.00%) ITSM
10 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (15.00%) C
10 6 (15.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
11 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
12 2 (5.00%) Citrix
12 2 (5.00%) Cisco
12 2 (5.00%) VMware
12 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
12 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (2.50%) iPhone
13 1 (2.50%) iPad
13 1 (2.50%) Retail
13 1 (2.50%) Incident Management

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (62.50%) MS Office
2 20 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.50%) Broadband
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) iPhone
3 1 (2.50%) iPad
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (32.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Service Management
3 6 (15.00%) ITSM
4 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) SC Cleared
1 21 (52.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Citrix
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco
2 2 (5.00%) VMware
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