The median contractor rate for a Service Desk Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Analyst
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 74 63 34
Rank change year-on-year -11 -29  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 5 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.85% 0.57% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.60% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £170 £90
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +88.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £130 £125
% change year-on-year - +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Median hourly rate £10.15 £13.22 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.23% +20.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £12.11 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.32 £11.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -7.40% +8.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 568 663 415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 96.27% 94.99% 93.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 462 252
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 25
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £11.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% +31.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.83 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £21.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Service Desk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Analyst in Tyne and Wear

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Tyne and Wear

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Tyne and Wear

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 5 - -
Service Desk Analyst
North East

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (14.29%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP