The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Desktop Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 91 105 86
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.060% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.062% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £188 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £133 £165 £170
% change year-on-year
-19.69% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £23.50 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.77%
Desktop Support Analyst
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1526 1604 1436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.22% 95.70% 96.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 921 705
Median daily rate £388 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 84 152
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Desktop Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Desktop Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Desktop Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Desktop Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Desktop Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire - 3 - -
Desktop Support Analyst
England

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Desktop Support 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 East Midlands region featuring Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Altiris
4 1 (25.00%) SLA

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Altiris
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec