The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support Analyst
Rank - 141 128
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Support Analyst 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.25% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £135 £135 £123
% change year-on-year
- +9.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.04%
Help Desk Support 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 South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2846 3089 2451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.54% 95.81% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1906 1957 1481
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 174 162
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Help Desk Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Help Desk Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Help Desk Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Help Desk Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Help Desk Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Help Desk Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West