The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 93 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 22 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.08% 0.85% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.90% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 5
Average daily rate £110 £113 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £112 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £125 £123
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £125 £100
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.75 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.89% +38.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.70 £12.45 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.44%
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
1931 1673 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 94.98% 94.73% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1296 1139 897
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 65 59
Average hourly rate £14.25 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £29.80 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -2 20 £110 -2.22% 1
Bradford +4 1 - - 1
Wakefield - 1 - -
Service Desk Analyst
Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 44 (69.84%) Active Directory
3 33 (52.38%) Windows 7
4 28 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 21 (33.33%) MS Office
6 20 (31.75%) ITIL
6 20 (31.75%) Service Management
7 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (25.40%) SLA
9 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 14 (22.22%) MS Exchange
10 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
11 12 (19.05%) VMware
11 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (12.70%) MCDST
13 7 (11.11%) MCSA
13 7 (11.11%) Windows XP
13 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
14 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
14 6 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (9.52%) MOS
14 6 (9.52%) Information Security
14 6 (9.52%) Change Management
15 5 (7.94%) ITSM
15 5 (7.94%) Incident Management
15 5 (7.94%) Android
16 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
16 4 (6.35%) Windows Vista
16 4 (6.35%) Retail
16 4 (6.35%) DameWare

Service Desk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 14 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (33.33%) MS Office
2 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (3.17%) DNS
2 2 (3.17%) Intranet
2 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) DHCP
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
General
1 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Law
3 2 (3.17%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.59%) iPad
4 1 (1.59%) iPhone
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 33 (52.38%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.94%) Android
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) ITIL
1 20 (31.75%) Service Management
2 6 (9.52%) Change Management
2 6 (9.52%) Information Security
3 5 (7.94%) Incident Management
3 5 (7.94%) ITSM
4 2 (3.17%) Ticket Management
5 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.59%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.59%) Time Management
5 1 (1.59%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.70%) MCDST
3 7 (11.11%) MCSA
4 6 (9.52%) MOS
5 4 (6.35%) MCP
6 1 (1.59%) MCITP
6 1 (1.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.40%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (69.84%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) DameWare
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.05%) VMware
3 4 (6.35%) Cisco
4 2 (3.17%) Apple
4 2 (3.17%) Remedy
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
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