The median contractor rate for a Service Desk Analyst was £125 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 99 99
Rank change year-on-year +10 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Analyst 11 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.78% 1.09% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.13% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £125 £123 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £105 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £133
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £125 £125
% change year-on-year -8.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Median hourly rate £11.50 £10.69 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.60% -10.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £9.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £14.00
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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1379 1946 2010
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.80% 96.29% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 1344 1386
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 61
Median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.28% +2.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £22.50 £40.00
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Desk Analyst in West Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in West Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Desk Analyst in West Yorkshire

Service Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leeds +4 6 £150 +33.33% 3
Wakefield -1 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 £125 - 1
Service Desk Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Service Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (60.71%) Windows
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (53.57%) ITIL
3 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 8 (28.57%) Service Management
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (21.43%) SLA
7 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
7 5 (17.86%) SCCM
8 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (14.29%) Legal
8 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
9 3 (10.71%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (10.71%) NHS
9 3 (10.71%) Intranet
9 3 (10.71%) Internet
9 3 (10.71%) DHCP
9 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.71%) DNS
9 3 (10.71%) ITSM
9 3 (10.71%) MOS
9 3 (10.71%) Service Continuity Management
9 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
10 2 (7.14%) Workflow Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) SDLC
10 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
10 2 (7.14%) Waterfall

Service Desk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DHCP
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
1 3 (10.71%) Intranet
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (14.29%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) NHS
2 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Service Management
3 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (10.71%) ITSM
4 3 (10.71%) Service Continuity Management
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) Network Management
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) SDLC
5 2 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Use Case
5 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (10.71%) MOS
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) DameWare
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Dell
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) LANDesk
2 2 (7.14%) Wyse
3 1 (3.57%) Apple
3 1 (3.57%) Remedy
3 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
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