The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Analyst
England / Yorkshire
Rank 95 84 109
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 33 52 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.50% 1.84% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.93% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 9
Median daily rate £125 £125 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £110 £84
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £150 £121
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £130 £125
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 11
Median hourly rate £11.63 £15.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.77% +38.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.89 £10.41 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £25.00 £15.79
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 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2119 2692 2345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.36% 95.02% 95.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1377 1714 1553
Median daily rate £375 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 115 119
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Service Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Service Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Service Desk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Service Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 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
West Yorkshire +9 24 £125 +13.63% 5
North Yorkshire +4 5 £115 -23.33% 4
South Yorkshire -13 3 £110 -18.51% 1
East Yorkshire +7 1 - -
Service Desk Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Yorkshire region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 47 (51.65%) Windows
2 46 (50.55%) ITIL
3 45 (49.45%) Active Directory
4 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
5 29 (31.87%) Windows 7
6 27 (29.67%) MS Office
7 23 (25.27%) MS Excel
7 23 (25.27%) SLA
8 22 (24.18%) Problem Management
9 20 (21.98%) ITSM
10 19 (20.88%) Blackberry
11 18 (19.78%) Windows XP
11 18 (19.78%) Finance
12 17 (18.68%) Legal
12 17 (18.68%) iPhone
13 16 (17.58%) iPad
13 16 (17.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 15 (16.48%) Service Management
14 15 (16.48%) Incident Management
15 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
16 9 (9.89%) SC Cleared
16 9 (9.89%) MS Exchange
17 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
17 8 (8.79%) ITIL Certification
18 7 (7.69%) Internet
19 6 (6.59%) Service Delivery
19 6 (6.59%) VMware
19 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
19 6 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
19 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (17.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (9.89%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (29.67%) MS Office
2 23 (25.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (2.20%) Skype
3 1 (1.10%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) LAN
3 1 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.10%) WAN
General
1 18 (19.78%) Finance
2 17 (18.68%) Legal
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.10%) French Language
4 1 (1.10%) German Language
4 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.88%) Blackberry
2 17 (18.68%) iPhone
3 16 (17.58%) iPad
4 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.30%) NHS
6 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.10%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.10%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.10%) Informatics
6 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 47 (51.65%) Windows
2 29 (31.87%) Windows 7
3 18 (19.78%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.10%) Linux
5 1 (1.10%) Unix
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (50.55%) ITIL
2 22 (24.18%) Problem Management
3 20 (21.98%) ITSM
4 15 (16.48%) Incident Management
4 15 (16.48%) Service Management
5 6 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (6.59%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.30%) ITIL V3
6 3 (3.30%) SDLC
6 3 (3.30%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.20%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.20%) Use Case
7 2 (2.20%) Waterfall
7 2 (2.20%) Workflow
7 2 (2.20%) Workflow Analysis
8 1 (1.10%) Change Management
8 1 (1.10%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.10%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.89%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.79%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.10%) MCDST
5 1 (1.10%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 45 (49.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
2 1 (1.10%) Nagios
2 1 (1.10%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.59%) VMware
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco
3 3 (3.30%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.20%) Citrix
4 2 (2.20%) Mitel
5 1 (1.10%) HP
Holmfirth, West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £10 - £11 Per Hour
Posted: 20 hours ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day 4 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day 4 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago