The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Warrington 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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 28 33 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 4 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.83% 3.50% 5.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 3.60% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £120 £120 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £120 £120 £130
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £13.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-7.54% +6.00%
Service Desk Analyst
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
210 361 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 95.89% 97.30% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 282 112
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 22
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.70 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £55.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Warrington region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
2 7 (77.78%) Problem Management
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (44.44%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) IBM Notes
5 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 4 (44.44%) MCP
5 4 (44.44%) Service Management
5 4 (44.44%) Lotus
5 4 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (33.33%) Remedy
6 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
6 3 (33.33%) Apple
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (33.33%) BMC
6 3 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (33.33%) ITSM
6 3 (33.33%) iPhone
7 1 (11.11%) SCCM
7 1 (11.11%) SCSM

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 4 (44.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Change Management
1 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Problem Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) Trend Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) ITSM
3 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCP
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Lotus
3 3 (33.33%) Apple
3 3 (33.33%) BMC
3 3 (33.33%) Remedy