The median contractor rate for a Help Desk Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Analyst
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 60 45 68
Rank change year-on-year -15 +23  
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 1 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.18% 1.41% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.46% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £150 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £105 £118 £135
% change year-on-year -10.63% -12.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.00% +100.00%  
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 Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 551 479 667
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.70% 96.38% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 370 404
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 62
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.10 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
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 Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Analyst in Oxfordshire

Help Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Help Desk Analyst in Oxfordshire

Help Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Help Desk Analyst in Oxfordshire

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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

1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory