Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Desk Analyst was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 22 November 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 38 37
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 9 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.25% 2.69% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.42% 2.81% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 8
Warrington median daily rate £150 £120 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £111 £117 £105
90th Percentile £272 £500 £140
Cheshire median daily rate £150 £120 £120
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Warrington median hourly rate £11.71 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.93% - -
10th Percentile £11.55 £15.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £11.88 £15.00 £16.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £12.86 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -8.18% - -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Warrington
Contract vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 263 427 594
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.95% 95.74% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 312 464
Warrington median daily rate £380 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £150 £225 £300
90th Percentile £619 £688 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £410 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 12
Warrington median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.47% +13.33%
10th Percentile £9.45 £9.00 £8.43
90th Percentile £33.00 £33.75 £18.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £16.84
% change year-on-year -12.52% -11.76% +4.21%

Service Desk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings that featured Service Desk Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Analyst in Warrington

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Warrington

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Desk Analyst in Warrington over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Desk Analyst in Warrington

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Warrington

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

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

1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) SLA
2 4 (44.44%) CRM
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (44.44%) Line Management
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
5 1 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) SMS
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) iPhone

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) CRM
2 4 (44.44%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft