The median contractor rate for a Service Desk Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 22 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
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 19 27
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 0 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 4.71% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.92% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Median daily rate - £130 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £125 £125
% change year-on-year -8.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
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 Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 86 183 167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 94.51% 95.81% 97.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 106 115
Median daily rate £400 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.51% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £133 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Service Desk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Analyst in Ipswich

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Ipswich

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Ipswich region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA