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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 104 107 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 36 35 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.25% 1.19% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.25% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 15
Median daily rate £125 £118 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £120 £125
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 15
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -8.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £9.50 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £14.60 £15.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Service Desk Analyst
England

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
2787 2805 2158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.74% 95.05% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1900 1319
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 118 115
Median hourly rate £13.55 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% -13.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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
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
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 24 July 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
West Yorkshire +4 20 £124 - 10
North Yorkshire -1 10 £125 +8.69% 4
South Yorkshire -5 6 £121 +1.04% 3
Service Desk Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Yorkshire region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 43 (56.58%) ITIL
2 42 (55.26%) Active Directory
3 39 (51.32%) Windows
4 23 (30.26%) Windows 7
5 22 (28.95%) MS Office
6 21 (27.63%) Windows XP
7 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 19 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 18 (23.68%) ITSM
9 16 (21.05%) Blackberry
10 15 (19.74%) Problem Management
11 13 (17.11%) iPhone
11 13 (17.11%) Finance
12 12 (15.79%) Legal
12 12 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 12 (15.79%) SLA
12 12 (15.79%) iPad
13 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
13 11 (14.47%) Service Management
14 9 (11.84%) SCCM
15 8 (10.53%) MS Exchange
16 6 (7.89%) Internet
16 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
17 5 (6.58%) People Management
17 5 (6.58%) Sun
17 5 (6.58%) HP
18 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
18 4 (5.26%) Retail
19 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
19 3 (3.95%) Android

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 12 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (28.95%) MS Office
2 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.32%) VPN
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Legal
3 4 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Blackberry
2 13 (17.11%) iPhone
3 12 (15.79%) iPad
4 2 (2.63%) Handset
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Windows
2 23 (30.26%) Windows 7
3 21 (27.63%) Windows XP
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.95%) Android
5 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.32%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (56.58%) ITIL
2 19 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 18 (23.68%) ITSM
4 15 (19.74%) Problem Management
5 11 (14.47%) Service Management
6 5 (6.58%) People Management
7 2 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.32%) Coaching
8 1 (1.32%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.32%) Fault Management
8 1 (1.32%) Line Management
8 1 (1.32%) Network Management
8 1 (1.32%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) MCP
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.63%) MCDST
2 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.32%) MCITP
3 1 (1.32%) MCSA
3 1 (1.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (55.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) SCCM
2 2 (2.63%) DameWare
2 2 (2.63%) SCOM
2 2 (2.63%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) HP
2 5 (6.58%) Sun
3 3 (3.95%) Citrix
4 2 (2.63%) CA
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco
4 2 (2.63%) Remedy
5 1 (1.32%) Apple
5 1 (1.32%) Lotus
5 1 (1.32%) Peregrine
5 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.32%) Spiceworks
5 1 (1.32%) VMware
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