The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Analyst
Rank 54 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.66% 0.11% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.11% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £100 £145 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% -3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £135 £120 £130
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.06
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +14.89%
Help Desk Analyst
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
555 871 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.98% 95.19% 96.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 405 478
Median daily rate £421 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 52 68
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.26 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Help Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Help Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Help Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Help Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Help Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Help Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (83.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) VMware