The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey 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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 78 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 19 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.47% 1.17% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.23% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 7
Median daily rate £150 £130 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £120 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £158 £142
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £120 £120
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -2.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
Service Desk Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1236 1218 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.52% 95.31% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 660 765
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 64 81
Median hourly rate £21.25 £18.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -10.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Farnham - 4 £115 -
Chertsey +2 2 £138 -
Weybridge -5 2 - -
Egham +1 1 - - 1
Woking - 1 - -
Service Desk Analyst
South East

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
3 11 (33.33%) MS Office
3 11 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 9 (27.27%) Citrix
5 8 (24.24%) Service Management
5 8 (24.24%) Blackberry
5 8 (24.24%) ITIL
6 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
6 7 (21.21%) LAN
6 7 (21.21%) WAN
6 7 (21.21%) Finance
6 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
7 6 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (18.18%) Terminal Services
8 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
8 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
8 5 (15.15%) SLA
8 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
8 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (15.15%) Driving Licence
8 5 (15.15%) ThinPrint
9 4 (12.12%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (12.12%) Smartphone
9 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
9 4 (12.12%) VPN

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) LAN
1 7 (21.21%) WAN
2 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.12%) VPN
3 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 3 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Blackberry
2 5 (15.15%) Driving Licence
3 4 (12.12%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (12.12%) Smartphone
4 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Windows NT
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
1 8 (24.24%) Service Management
2 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
2 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.09%) ITSM
3 3 (9.09%) Software Licensing
4 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) HND
1 1 (3.03%) MCDST
1 1 (3.03%) MCP
1 1 (3.03%) MCSE
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 3 (9.09%) XenApp
4 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) Citrix
3 5 (15.15%) ThinPrint
4 3 (9.09%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.06%) Aveksa
6 1 (3.03%) Lotus
6 1 (3.03%) Remedy
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) VMware
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £110 - £130 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago