The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds 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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Analyst
Rank 104 98 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.22% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.24% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £120 £70 £64
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.04% +8.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £135 £130
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.03 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+26.65% +4.22%
Help Desk Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1467 1274 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.82% 94.65% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1049 849 741
Median daily rate £407 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 36
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Help Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Help Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Help Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Help Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Help Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Help Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Leeds region featuring Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware