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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Desk Analyst
Rank 87 89 114
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 40 56 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.66% 1.81% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.92% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 4
Median daily rate £115 £125 £90
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +39.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £85 £102 £84
10% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £106
UK excluding London median daily rate £135 £130 £125
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 29 14
Median hourly rate £10.20 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.50 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £25.00 £18.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £14.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.00%
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
2291 2911 2507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.34% 94.27% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1481 1894 1561
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 157 145
Median hourly rate £14.57 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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 +21 31 £125 +16.27% 5
South Yorkshire -20 4 - - 1
North Yorkshire +1 3 £110 -26.66% 2
East Yorkshire +6 1 £118 -6.00%
Service Desk Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 50 (54.35%) ITIL
2 47 (51.09%) Windows
3 44 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 34 (36.96%) Microsoft
5 33 (35.87%) Windows 7
6 31 (33.70%) MS Office
7 24 (26.09%) Problem Management
8 23 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 23 (25.00%) SLA
9 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
9 22 (23.91%) ITSM
10 21 (22.83%) Blackberry
11 20 (21.74%) Finance
12 19 (20.65%) Legal
12 19 (20.65%) Service Management
12 19 (20.65%) iPhone
13 18 (19.57%) iPad
13 18 (19.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 17 (18.48%) Incident Management
15 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
16 11 (11.96%) Internet
17 10 (10.87%) SC Cleared
17 10 (10.87%) MS Exchange
18 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
19 7 (7.61%) ITIL Certification
20 6 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
20 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
20 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
20 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
20 6 (6.52%) VMware

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 18 (19.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (10.87%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (33.70%) MS Office
2 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) Internet
2 2 (2.17%) Skype
3 1 (1.09%) Firewall
3 1 (1.09%) LAN
3 1 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) WAN
General
1 20 (21.74%) Finance
2 19 (20.65%) Legal
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.09%) French Language
4 1 (1.09%) German Language
4 1 (1.09%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.09%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) Blackberry
2 19 (20.65%) iPhone
3 18 (19.57%) iPad
4 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.26%) NHS
5 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.09%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.09%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.09%) Informatics
5 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 47 (51.09%) Windows
2 33 (35.87%) Windows 7
3 23 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (54.35%) ITIL
2 24 (26.09%) Problem Management
3 22 (23.91%) ITSM
4 19 (20.65%) Service Management
5 17 (18.48%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.26%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.26%) Service Continuity Management
9 2 (2.17%) People Management
10 1 (1.09%) Change Control
10 1 (1.09%) Coaching
10 1 (1.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.09%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 1 (1.09%) Logistics
10 1 (1.09%) SDLC
10 1 (1.09%) Security Operations
10 1 (1.09%) Ticket Management
10 1 (1.09%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.61%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.26%) MCDST
5 3 (3.26%) MCP
6 2 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 44 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.26%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) VMware
3 5 (5.43%) Cisco
4 3 (3.26%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.17%) Citrix
5 2 (2.17%) HP
5 2 (2.17%) Mitel
5 2 (2.17%) Sun
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