The median contractor rate for a Service Desk Analyst was £135 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 99 91
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 22 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.24% 0.95% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.01% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
Median daily rate £135 £150 £116
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +29.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £128 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £175 £143
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £125 £125
% change year-on-year -8.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Median hourly rate £11.75 £12.50 £13.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% -4.21%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1697 1882 2030
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 95.39% 94.48% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 1180 1282
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 104 150
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £15.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +65.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Service Desk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Analyst in Hampshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Hampshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Desk Analyst in Hampshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Hampshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Southampton +2 6 £93 -28.84%
Fareham +4 5 £115 -8.00%
Basingstoke -7 3 £160 -8.57% 1
Havant - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Winchester - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 £170 - 1
Service Desk Analyst
South East

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Hampshire region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
3 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (35.42%) ITIL
5 14 (29.17%) Windows 7
6 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (16.67%) Service Management
9 7 (14.58%) SLA
10 6 (12.50%) ITSM
10 6 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (10.42%) Wireless
11 5 (10.42%) Time Management
11 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
11 5 (10.42%) Cisco
11 5 (10.42%) VPN
12 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
12 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
13 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
14 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
14 2 (4.17%) Software License Management
14 2 (4.17%) Software Licensing
14 2 (4.17%) Spanish Language
14 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
14 2 (4.17%) French Language
14 2 (4.17%) Italian Language
14 2 (4.17%) Office 365
14 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
14 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) VPN
1 5 (10.42%) Wireless
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Skype
General
1 2 (4.17%) French Language
1 2 (4.17%) Italian Language
1 2 (4.17%) Legal
1 2 (4.17%) Spanish Language
1 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) Service Management
3 6 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (12.50%) ITSM
4 5 (10.42%) Time Management
5 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.17%) Software License Management
5 2 (4.17%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.08%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.08%) Document Management
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.08%) Statistics
6 1 (2.08%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Cisco
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix
3 1 (2.08%) iManage
3 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow