The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Desktop Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Analyst
Rank 122 141 136
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Median daily rate £150 £175 £129
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +35.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £167 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £194 £154
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £170 £170
% change year-on-year
-26.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
Desktop 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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2391 2851 2778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.83% 95.35% 93.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1700 1583
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 241 238
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £41.40 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Desktop Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Desktop Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Desktop Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Desktop Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Desktop Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Hertfordshire +20 3 £130 -25.71%
Norfolk -1 2 £158 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire +16 1 - -
Desktop Analyst
England

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, 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 East of England region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 6 (46.15%) MS Office
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) Application Packaging
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Altiris
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) Symantec
7 3 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
7 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (23.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (15.38%) MCP
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) SLA
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
8 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) SCCM
9 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (7.69%) WSUS
9 1 (7.69%) CMDB
9 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
9 1 (7.69%) Advertising

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) CMDB
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Application Packaging
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (23.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Altiris
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) Symantec