The median contractor rate for a Service Desk Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 24 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 11 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 7 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 7.53% 8.00% 19.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.54% 8.60% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £108 £91
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £125 £125
% change year-on-year -8.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 17
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +25.00%  
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 Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82 93 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 88.17% 93.00% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 56 57
Median daily rate £338 £339 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.36% +0.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £100 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 31
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.80 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Service Desk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Analyst in Peterborough

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Peterborough

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Peterborough

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst in Peterborough over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Service Desk Analyst in Peterborough

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

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

1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 3 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) McAfee
6 1 (8.33%) Adobe
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) Lotus
6 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Lotus
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec