The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Help Desk Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Support Analyst
Rank 517 503 489
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Support Analyst 39 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.061% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.066% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 2
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£128 £144 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.30% -26.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £136 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £150 £201
UK excluding London average daily rate £138 £136 -
% change year-on-year
+0.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 10
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £19.70 £16.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -5.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42688 41191 38318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.60% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27233 25100 22188
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 1864 2310
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Help Desk Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Help Desk Support Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Help Desk Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Help Desk Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Help Desk Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Help Desk Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Help Desk Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Help Desk Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 16 £128 -15.00% 3
South East -21 11 £131 -3.66% 4
North West - 4 £115 - 3
East of England - 4 £215 - 1
Yorkshire +1 2 - -
South West -24 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Help Desk Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Help Desk Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Support Analyst in their job title.

1 64 (87.67%) Windows
2 44 (60.27%) MS Office
3 41 (56.16%) Windows 7
4 38 (52.05%) Active Directory
5 35 (47.95%) Microsoft
6 32 (43.84%) Citrix
7 22 (30.14%) ITIL
8 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
9 17 (23.29%) Windows XP
10 15 (20.55%) MCP
10 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (17.81%) Blackberry
11 13 (17.81%) Windows Vista
12 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (16.44%) Internet
12 12 (16.44%) DHCP
13 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
13 11 (15.07%) Finance
13 11 (15.07%) Law
14 10 (13.70%) Reuters
14 10 (13.70%) Bloomberg
14 10 (13.70%) Smartcard
14 10 (13.70%) CQG
14 10 (13.70%) Wireless
14 10 (13.70%) FTP
14 10 (13.70%) A+ Certification
14 10 (13.70%) Thin Client
14 10 (13.70%) DNS
14 10 (13.70%) Fat Client

Help Desk Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Help Desk Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Help Desk Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.33%) WorkSite
3 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 44 (60.27%) MS Office
2 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) DHCP
1 12 (16.44%) Internet
2 10 (13.70%) Wireless
2 10 (13.70%) FTP
2 10 (13.70%) DNS
3 5 (6.85%) VPN
4 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.74%) VoIP
6 1 (1.37%) WAN
6 1 (1.37%) LAN
6 1 (1.37%) Network Security
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
1 11 (15.07%) Law
2 3 (4.11%) Legal
2 3 (4.11%) Advertising
2 3 (4.11%) French Language
2 3 (4.11%) German Language
2 3 (4.11%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.37%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.37%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (1.37%) Cantonese Language
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Blackberry
2 10 (13.70%) Thin Client
2 10 (13.70%) Smartcard
2 10 (13.70%) Smartphone
2 10 (13.70%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.48%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (4.11%) iPhone
4 3 (4.11%) iPad
5 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.37%) Handset
5 1 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 64 (87.67%) Windows
2 41 (56.16%) Windows 7
3 17 (23.29%) Windows XP
4 13 (17.81%) Windows Vista
5 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.48%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.11%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) ITIL
2 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
3 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
3 3 (4.11%) Service Management
4 1 (1.37%) Data Protection
4 1 (1.37%) Software Distribution
4 1 (1.37%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.37%) Asset Management
4 1 (1.37%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (1.37%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) MCP
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.70%) A+ Certification
2 10 (13.70%) MCDST
2 10 (13.70%) MCITP
3 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.85%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.85%) MCSE
5 2 (2.74%) MOS
6 1 (1.37%) Degree
6 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (52.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) XenApp
3 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) SCSM
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (47.95%) Microsoft
2 32 (43.84%) Citrix
3 10 (13.70%) Reuters
3 10 (13.70%) Bloomberg
3 10 (13.70%) CQG
4 7 (9.59%) Altiris
5 6 (8.22%) VMware
6 3 (4.11%) Intel
6 3 (4.11%) Apple
7 2 (2.74%) Lotus
7 2 (2.74%) Interwoven
7 2 (2.74%) SAP
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco
8 1 (1.37%) Adobe
8 1 (1.37%) HP
8 1 (1.37%) Avaya
8 1 (1.37%) Nokia
8 1 (1.37%) Symantec
8 1 (1.37%) McAfee
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