The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey 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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Analyst
Rank 88 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.40% 0.53% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.56% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £188 £173 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +23.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £173 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £173 £148
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £135 £113
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £14.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
Help Desk Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1195 1257 1176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 94.99% 94.58% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 725 694
Median daily rate £415 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +14.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 53 60
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Help Desk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Help Desk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Help Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Help Desk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Help Desk Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Help Desk Analyst across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Help Desk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Help Desk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Help Desk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Surrey region featuring Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Service Management
3 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) SLA
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix
5 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (25.00%) MS Office
5 4 (25.00%) Terminal Services
5 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (25.00%) Driving Licence
5 4 (25.00%) ThinPrint
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
6 3 (18.75%) Software Licensing
6 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) ITSM
6 3 (18.75%) Finance

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows NT
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Service Management
2 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) ITSM
3 3 (18.75%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) ThinPrint
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.25%) Lotus