The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England 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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 113 130 131
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 9 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.14% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.15% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £133 £175 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £133 £170 £170
% change year-on-year
-22.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.24%
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 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
2369 2642 2779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.11% 95.48% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1341 1486 1531
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 240 226
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Desktop Support 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 Support Analyst across the East of England region.

Desktop Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Desktop Support 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 Support Analyst across the East of England region.

Desktop Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Desktop Support 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 Support Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cambridgeshire +12 3 - -
Norfolk +1 2 £158 -10.00%
Essex - 2 £133 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £170 - 1
Desktop Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 of England region featuring Desktop Support Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
4 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (42.86%) DNS
5 6 (42.86%) MS Office
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Application Packaging
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix
7 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
7 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (21.43%) Altiris
8 3 (21.43%) Symantec
8 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (21.43%) SCCM
8 3 (21.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
9 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
9 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (14.29%) SLA
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (14.29%) MCP
10 1 (7.14%) Service Management
10 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
10 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
10 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
10 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange

Desktop Support 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 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Application Packaging
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
2 1 (7.14%) Line Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Altiris
3 3 (21.43%) Symantec
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