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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Analyst
South East / Surrey
Rank 70 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 11 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.11% 1.12% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.17% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 3
Median daily rate £138 £155 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £130 £125
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.88 £12.91 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-7.98% +7.54%

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
929 1198 1329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.93% 96.07% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 799 705
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 95 48
Median hourly rate £15.75 £32.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.53% +62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.13 £60.62 £55.00
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 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 22 February 2017.

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 22 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
Guildford - 5 £210 -
Epsom - 2 £105 - 2
Farnham - 1 £130 - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £130 -
Service Desk Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
3 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 12 (36.36%) MS Office
5 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 8 (24.24%) ITIL
7 6 (18.18%) Finance
7 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
8 5 (15.15%) ServiceNow
9 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
9 4 (12.12%) SCCM
9 4 (12.12%) Service Management
9 4 (12.12%) ITSM
9 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
9 4 (12.12%) LAN
9 4 (12.12%) WAN
9 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
10 3 (9.09%) Apple
10 3 (9.09%) Legal
10 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (6.06%) Patch Management
11 2 (6.06%) IT Audit
11 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (6.06%) iPhone
11 2 (6.06%) Degree
11 2 (6.06%) iPad
11 2 (6.06%) Altiris

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 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Office
2 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) LAN
1 4 (12.12%) WAN
2 3 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (6.06%) Intranet
4 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) Skype
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Law
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) iPad
2 2 (6.06%) iPhone
2 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) EPoS
3 1 (3.03%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.12%) ITSM
3 4 (12.12%) Service Management
3 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
4 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) IT Audit
5 2 (6.06%) Patch Management
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.03%) Software Licensing
6 1 (3.03%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.06%) MCITP
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) ServiceNow
3 3 (9.09%) Apple
4 2 (6.06%) Altiris
4 2 (6.06%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Lotus
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy