The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Desk Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Desk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Surrey region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 81 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 8 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.63% 0.32% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.35% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate
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£120 £98 £105
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 £113 £110
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £75.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1167 1154 1368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.25% 93.59% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 623 681
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 87 111
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Service Desk Analyst
South East

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Desk Analyst in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 4 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Reigate - - - - 2
Staines - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Service Desk Analyst
South East

Service Desk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Service Desk Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Desk Analyst in their job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) MS Office
4 11 (55.00%) ITIL
4 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
6 5 (25.00%) LAN
6 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (25.00%) WAN
7 4 (20.00%) HP
7 4 (20.00%) Citrix
7 4 (20.00%) MCP
7 4 (20.00%) VoIP
7 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (20.00%) SCCM
8 3 (15.00%) Lync
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL V2
8 3 (15.00%) SLA
8 3 (15.00%) Avaya
9 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (10.00%) VPN
9 2 (10.00%) Service Management
9 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
9 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (10.00%) Workflow
10 1 (5.00%) Law
10 1 (5.00%) Telecoms

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Service Desk Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Service Desk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Lync
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) WAN
1 5 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) SSH
4 1 (5.00%) SMTP
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) FTP
4 1 (5.00%) HTTP
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL V2
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Altiris
4 1 (5.00%) Google
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