The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Help Desk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Analyst
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 70 62
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £175 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £115 £135
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £9.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.61 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-15.91% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 840 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.12% 92.92% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 542 385
Median daily rate £388 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.99% +8.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 44
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.77 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.03 £35.00 £44.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Help Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

Help Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Help Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Help Desk Analyst across the Cheshire region.

Help Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Help Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Help Desk Analyst across the Cheshire region.

Help Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Help 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 Cheshire region featuring Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft