The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 54 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 1.01% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £150 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 £143 £145
% change year-on-year
-12.28% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+32.30% +4.83%
Desktop Support Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
565 666 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.91% 96.52% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 368 239
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 56 56
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.56 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.96% -52.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.45 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Desktop Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Desktop Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Desktop Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Desktop Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Desktop Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +9 1 - - 2
Desktop Support Analyst
East of England

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Analyst in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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