The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West 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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 90 100 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 29 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.54% 1.36% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.42% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 9
Median daily rate £100 £113 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £87 £88 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £125 £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £120 £120 £128
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 6
Median hourly rate £10.20 £11.00 £10.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.20 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £14.50 £63.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £13.15 £12.56
% change year-on-year
-6.86% +4.71%
Service Desk Analyst
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1820 2187 1570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.60% 96.09% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1175 1467 946
Median daily rate £380 £363 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 97 77
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.53 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Leeds +3 20 £100 -11.11% 4
Bradford +16 5 £100 - 1
Wakefield -4 3 £80 -
Huddersfield - 1 £113 -
Service Desk Analyst
Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (69.23%) ITIL
2 34 (65.38%) Active Directory
3 31 (59.62%) MS Office
4 30 (57.69%) Windows
5 27 (51.92%) Windows 7
6 24 (46.15%) Blackberry
7 23 (44.23%) Windows XP
7 23 (44.23%) iPhone
8 22 (42.31%) iPad
8 22 (42.31%) Problem Management
8 22 (42.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 22 (42.31%) ITSM
8 22 (42.31%) Finance
8 22 (42.31%) Legal
9 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
10 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
11 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
12 6 (11.54%) Internet
12 6 (11.54%) SLA
13 5 (9.62%) Cisco
13 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (9.62%) SCCM
14 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
15 3 (5.77%) MCDST
15 3 (5.77%) Service Management
15 3 (5.77%) Retail
15 3 (5.77%) Web Services
15 3 (5.77%) MCP
16 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
16 2 (3.85%) Mitel

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 22 (42.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 31 (59.62%) MS Office
2 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) Skype
3 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
General
1 22 (42.31%) Finance
1 22 (42.31%) Legal
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) French Language
3 1 (1.92%) German Language
3 1 (1.92%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.92%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (46.15%) Blackberry
2 23 (44.23%) iPhone
3 22 (42.31%) iPad
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Windows
2 27 (51.92%) Windows 7
3 23 (44.23%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (69.23%) ITIL
2 22 (42.31%) ITSM
2 22 (42.31%) Problem Management
3 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.77%) Service Management
5 1 (1.92%) Change Control
5 1 (1.92%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.77%) MCDST
2 3 (5.77%) MCP
3 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (65.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Cisco
3 2 (3.85%) Mitel
4 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
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