The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Peterborough 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 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 18 6 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 1 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.01% 17.80% 4.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 17.80% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £91 £143
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -36.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £120 £120 £128
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 4
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £13.15 £12.56
% change year-on-year
-6.86% +4.71%
Service Desk Analyst
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96 118 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 96.97% 100.00% 98.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 55 89
Median daily rate £320 £288 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.30% -7.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.16% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £26.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

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

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Adobe
6 1 (11.11%) MCP
6 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) Lotus
6 1 (11.11%) EPoS
6 1 (11.11%) Biometrics
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec
6 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Biometrics
1 1 (11.11%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
1 1 (11.11%) Lotus
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec