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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 68 83 92
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 26 28 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.78% 1.45% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 1.52% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 5
Median daily rate £125 £110 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £130 £130
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
Median hourly rate £10.20 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.19% +29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.12 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.60 £15.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £12.45
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.47%

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
1391 1840 1638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.40% 95.24% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 1211 1117
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 63 64
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £9.60 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 January 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
Leeds -2 19 £125 +13.63% 3
Bradford +18 2 - - 1
Brighouse - 2 - -
Batley - 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 £335 -
Service Desk Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (56.90%) ITIL
2 32 (55.17%) Active Directory
3 29 (50.00%) Windows
4 24 (41.38%) Windows 7
5 20 (34.48%) MS Office
6 19 (32.76%) ITSM
7 18 (31.03%) Blackberry
7 18 (31.03%) Finance
8 17 (29.31%) Legal
8 17 (29.31%) iPhone
8 17 (29.31%) Windows XP
9 16 (27.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (27.59%) Problem Management
9 16 (27.59%) iPad
10 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
11 10 (17.24%) SLA
12 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
13 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
15 5 (8.62%) Service Management
16 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
17 3 (5.17%) NHS
17 3 (5.17%) Cisco
17 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
17 3 (5.17%) Retail
17 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
17 3 (5.17%) Service Continuity Management
17 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
18 2 (3.45%) Skype
18 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

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 16 (27.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (34.48%) MS Office
2 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Internet
1 2 (3.45%) Skype
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 17 (29.31%) Legal
3 3 (5.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) French Language
4 1 (1.72%) German Language
4 1 (1.72%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.72%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Blackberry
2 17 (29.31%) iPhone
3 16 (27.59%) iPad
4 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) NHS
5 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.72%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.72%) Informatics
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.00%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Windows 7
3 17 (29.31%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.72%) Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Unix
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) ITIL
2 19 (32.76%) ITSM
3 16 (27.59%) Problem Management
4 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.62%) Service Management
6 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.17%) Service Continuity Management
8 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.72%) Change Control
9 1 (1.72%) Coaching
9 1 (1.72%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.72%) E-Discovery
9 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 1 (1.72%) Open Source
9 1 (1.72%) SDLC
9 1 (1.72%) Security Operations
9 1 (1.72%) Ticket Management
9 1 (1.72%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.72%) MCDST
3 1 (1.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 32 (55.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
2 1 (1.72%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Cisco
3 2 (3.45%) Mitel
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
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