The median contractor rate for a Help Desk Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Help Desk Analyst
South East / Surrey
Rank - 92 89
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Analyst 0 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.78% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.81% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £150 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £118 £135
% change year-on-year -6.38% -12.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.40 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -24.84% +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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1082 1229 1339
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.17% 96.39% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 799 727
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 99 58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +58.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.03 £52.50 £50.00
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Help Desk Analyst in Surrey

Help Desk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Help Desk Analyst in Surrey

Help Desk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Help Desk Analyst in Surrey

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region featuring Help Desk Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Help Desk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) HP