Period
to 25 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Service Desk Analyst was £90 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Service Desk Analyst
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 47 43
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 7 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.40% 0.84% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.88% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
East Sussex median daily rate £90 - £275
10th Percentile £66 - £263
90th Percentile £109 - £288
South East median daily rate £120 £130 £150
% change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.32 £12.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.63% -19.67% -1.61%
10th Percentile £9.99 £10.50 £14.78
90th Percentile £12.04 £14.25 £16.13
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% - +4.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 478 452 556
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.41% 94.96% 98.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 286 348
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £230 £213 £220
90th Percentile £528 £515 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 14
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -22.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £11.07 £10.50 £13.53
90th Percentile £43.50 £16.34 £34.11
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +9.35%

Service Desk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured Service Desk Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Analyst in East Sussex

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Service Desk Analyst in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in East Sussex

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in East Sussex

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +3 7 £90 -
Service Desk Analyst
South East

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, Service Desk Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) OVSD
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) OpenView
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
1 1 (14.29%) OVSD
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP