The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading 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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank - 68 65
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.43% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.46% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £110 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £120 £125
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Service Desk Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
739 868 830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.66% 93.23% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 494 371
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 48 34
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.73 £40.39 £19.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Reading region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7

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

Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory