The median contractor rate for a Help Desk Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Help Desk Analyst
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 120 115
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.084% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.091% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £165
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £150 £133
% change year-on-year -26.66% +13.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -24.24% +17.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1687 2209 2236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.78% 92.82% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 1179 1120
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 98 92
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -30.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.80 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Help Desk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Analyst in Berkshire

Help Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Help Desk Analyst in Berkshire

Help Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Help Desk Analyst in Berkshire

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) MCP

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft