The median contractor rate for a Service Desk Analyst was £85 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Desk Analyst
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 31 35 33
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.89% 0.89% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 0.95% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £85 - £124
90% offered a daily rate of more than £84 - £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £150 - £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £128 £130 £125
% change year-on-year -1.92% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £12.50
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 Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 324 316 325
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 93.64% 93.49% 92.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 170 162
Median daily rate £380 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.93% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 64
Median hourly rate £21.34 £19.61 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £26.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Service Desk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Analyst in Warwickshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Warwickshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in Warwickshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Warwick +5 8 £84 -
Rugby - 2 £150 -
Service Desk Analyst
West Midlands

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Warwickshire region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
6 2 (13.33%) Office 365
7 1 (6.67%) SLA
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Apple
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (6.67%) Android
7 1 (6.67%) Service Management
7 1 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Apple
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) VMware
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