Period
to 18 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Help Desk Support Analyst was £125 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 18 December 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 Support Analyst
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 150 141
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Support Analyst 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.062% 0.062% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.064% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
East Midlands median daily rate £125 - -
England median daily rate £130 £158 £145
% change year-on-year -17.46% +8.62% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
East Midlands median hourly rate - £11.73 £10.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.82% -
England median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -18.18% +32.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3055 3106 3054
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 96.01% 96.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1879 1950 1811
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.65% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £219 £213 £220
90th Percentile £550 £563 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 134 185
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.75 £9.30 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £26.30
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Help Desk Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Help Desk Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Support Analyst in the East Midlands

Help Desk Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Help Desk Support Analyst in the East Midlands

Help Desk Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Help Desk Support Analyst in the East Midlands

Help Desk Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Help Desk Support Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 2 £125 -
Help Desk Support Analyst
England

Help Desk Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, 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 East Midlands region featuring Help Desk Support Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB

Help Desk Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft