The median contractor rate for a Service Desk Analyst was £145 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 72 86
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 16 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.30% 1.79% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.88% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 2
Median daily rate £145 £150 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £115 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £238 £192
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £125 £125
% change year-on-year -8.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.88 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.85% -18.25%  
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1165 1223 1232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.56% 95.18% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 800 703
Median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 67 50
Median hourly rate £18.25 £22.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.88% +55.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.04 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £47.50
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Analyst in Surrey

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Surrey

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst in Surrey over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Desk Analyst in Surrey

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Surrey

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 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
Guildford +3 6 £163 +35.41%
Epsom - 4 £111 -
Woking -3 2 - - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £390 -
Service Desk Analyst
South East

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

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 Surrey region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
6 6 (23.08%) LAN
6 6 (23.08%) WAN
6 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
8 4 (15.38%) SCCM
8 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (11.54%) Legal
9 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
9 3 (11.54%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (11.54%) ServiceNow
10 2 (7.69%) IT Audit
10 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
10 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (7.69%) XenApp
10 2 (7.69%) Office 365
10 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
10 2 (7.69%) MCDST
10 2 (7.69%) MCITP
10 2 (7.69%) PDA
10 2 (7.69%) Citrix
10 2 (7.69%) AS400
10 2 (7.69%) DNS

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
1 6 (23.08%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) AS400
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 2 (7.69%) PDA
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) iSeries
2 1 (3.85%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
3 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) IT Audit
3 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) IT Strategy
4 1 (3.85%) ITSM
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Software Licensing
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCDST
2 2 (7.69%) MCITP
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) ServiceNow
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) HP
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