The median contractor rate for a Help Desk Analyst was £130 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Analyst
Rank 84 96 88
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.40% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £130 £120 £71
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +68.86%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £118 £135
% change year-on-year -6.38% -12.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -24.24% +22.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 981 1378 1101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.22% 96.63% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 961 724
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 40
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -3.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.20 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Help Desk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Analyst in Leeds

Help Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Help Desk Analyst in Leeds

Help Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Help Desk Analyst in Leeds

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Leeds region featuring Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 3 (50.00%) MOS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) SLA

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
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