The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Colchester 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 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Analyst
Rank 7 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 28 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 58.33% 31.71% 20.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 59.57% 32.50% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £125 £110
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 13 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.68
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.37%
Help Desk Analyst
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47 40 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 97.92% 97.56% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 22
Median daily rate £300 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 13
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Help Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Help Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Help Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Help Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

Help Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Help Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Colchester region featuring Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (97.14%) MS Office
2 68 (97.14%) MS Excel
2 68 (97.14%) Active Directory
2 68 (97.14%) Citrix
2 68 (97.14%) Incident Management
2 68 (97.14%) Windows 7
3 38 (54.29%) Document Management
3 38 (54.29%) Finance
3 38 (54.29%) Law
3 38 (54.29%) Blackberry
4 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 30 (42.86%) Windows 8

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 68 (97.14%) MS Excel
1 68 (97.14%) MS Office
General
1 38 (54.29%) Finance
1 38 (54.29%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 38 (54.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (97.14%) Windows 7
3 30 (42.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (97.14%) Incident Management
2 38 (54.29%) Document Management
System Software
1 68 (97.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 68 (97.14%) Citrix
2 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
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