The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Help Desk Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Support Analyst
Rank - 115 110
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Support Analyst 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £115 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £133 £120
% change year-on-year
+20.75% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £11.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.66%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2870 2224 2206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.69% 95.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1711 1348 1137
Median daily rate £395 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 136 199
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £29.96 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Help Desk Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Help Desk Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Help Desk Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Help Desk Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Help Desk Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Help Desk Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Help Desk Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Help Desk Support 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 West Midlands region featuring Help Desk Support Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Help Desk Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory