The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Belfast region that had Desktop Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Analyst
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank - 18 21
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - 1.33% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.41% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £125 £103
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £140 £155
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-34.88% +43.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
209 71 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 98.12% 94.67% 88.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 31 41
Median daily rate £360 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £254 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £11.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Belfast region that featured Desktop Analyst in the job title.

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Desktop Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Desktop Analyst across the Belfast region.

Desktop Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Desktop Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Desktop Analyst across the Belfast region.

Desktop Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Desktop 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 Belfast region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM