The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England 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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Analyst
Rank 102 125 127
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 28 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.14% 0.53% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.55% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £250 £140 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £125 £113
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 10 16
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £13.14 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+12.25% +1.07%
Help Desk Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2704 2922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.52% 95.38% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1341 1528 1762
Median daily rate £388 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 243 233
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.19 £37.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Help Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Help Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Help Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Help Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Help Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Help Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Help Desk Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Essex +21 22 £250 - 1
Hertfordshire +2 6 - - 1
Help Desk Analyst
England

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 East of England region featuring Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 78 (86.67%) MS Office
2 74 (82.22%) Windows
3 72 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 68 (75.56%) Windows 7
5 64 (71.11%) Citrix
5 64 (71.11%) MS Excel
6 62 (68.89%) Incident Management
7 37 (41.11%) Microsoft
8 36 (40.00%) Windows 8
9 33 (36.67%) Document Management
10 32 (35.56%) Finance
10 32 (35.56%) Law
10 32 (35.56%) Blackberry
11 8 (8.89%) Degree
12 7 (7.78%) ITIL
13 4 (4.44%) SLA
13 4 (4.44%) Remedy
14 3 (3.33%) Mainframe
14 3 (3.33%) Client/Server
14 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
14 3 (3.33%) J2EE
14 3 (3.33%) Data Analysis
14 3 (3.33%) ITSM
14 3 (3.33%) French Language
14 3 (3.33%) Release Management
14 3 (3.33%) SCCM
14 3 (3.33%) Business Analysis
14 3 (3.33%) Windows 10
15 2 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (2.22%) Office 365

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 78 (86.67%) MS Office
2 64 (71.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) DNS
1 2 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) Essbase
1 2 (2.22%) MS Access
2 1 (1.11%) DB2
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
General
1 32 (35.56%) Finance
1 32 (35.56%) Law
2 3 (3.33%) French Language
3 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.11%) German Language
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) J2EE
2 1 (1.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (35.56%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 74 (82.22%) Windows
2 68 (75.56%) Windows 7
3 36 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (68.89%) Incident Management
2 33 (36.67%) Document Management
3 7 (7.78%) ITIL
4 3 (3.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (3.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (3.33%) ITSM
4 3 (3.33%) Release Management
5 2 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.22%) Time Management
6 1 (1.11%) Case Management
6 1 (1.11%) CRM
6 1 (1.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.22%) COBOL
1 2 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 72 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 64 (71.11%) Citrix
2 37 (41.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.44%) Remedy
4 1 (1.11%) Infor
4 1 (1.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle
4 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.11%) SAP
4 1 (1.11%) Sophos
4 1 (1.11%) Symantec
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