The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire 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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Analyst
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 51 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.22% 0.81% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.85% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £110 £160 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +18.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £130 £125
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £8.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
432 469 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.86% 94.75% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 319 210
Median daily rate £400 £388 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 20
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £11.58 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.04 £20.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +1 1 £110 - 1
Service Desk Analyst
Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) SLA
3 6 (54.55%) Service Management
3 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Internet
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (9.09%) Citrix
7 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
7 1 (9.09%) Logistics
7 1 (9.09%) Incident Management

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
2 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix