The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Analyst
UK / England
Rank 490 516 467
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 83 94 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 80
Median daily rate £150 £160 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £122 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £256 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £125 £150
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 24
Median hourly rate £15.25 £22.00 £16.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.68% +32.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.40 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £149.00 £24.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-29.06% +34.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39639 45394 45253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26042 29634 28355
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1412 1517 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Desktop Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Desktop Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Desktop Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Desktop Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Desktop Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Desktop Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Desktop Analyst
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
London -6 33 £168 -4.28% 9
South East +33 26 £150 +3.44% 4
South West +16 10 £250 +100.00% 1
North West +25 5 - -
Yorkshire +6 3 £125 -3.84%
East of England +3 3 £113 -31.81%
West Midlands +7 2 - - 2
North East - 1 - -
Desktop Analyst
UK

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 England region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 141 (71.21%) Windows
2 91 (45.96%) Microsoft
3 89 (44.95%) Active Directory
4 86 (43.43%) Windows 7
5 66 (33.33%) MS Office
6 52 (26.26%) ITIL
7 50 (25.25%) Finance
8 37 (18.69%) Citrix
9 33 (16.67%) SCCM
10 29 (14.65%) Windows Server
11 27 (13.64%) MS Excel
12 24 (12.12%) TCP/IP
12 24 (12.12%) VMware
13 23 (11.62%) MCP
13 23 (11.62%) Office 365
14 20 (10.10%) Blackberry
15 18 (9.09%) LAN
15 18 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
15 18 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (8.59%) Incident Management
16 17 (8.59%) SLA
16 17 (8.59%) Cisco
16 17 (8.59%) Legal
17 16 (8.08%) Dell
17 16 (8.08%) ITIL Certification
17 16 (8.08%) WSUS
18 14 (7.07%) Banking
18 14 (7.07%) Bloomberg
18 14 (7.07%) MS Exchange
19 13 (6.57%) Windows 10

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 14 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (3.54%) Skype for Business
4 6 (3.03%) IBM Notes
5 5 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.52%) CMS
7 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 66 (33.33%) MS Office
2 27 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.01%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.62%) Office 365
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.51%) G Suite
3 1 (0.51%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 18 (9.09%) LAN
3 9 (4.55%) DNS
4 8 (4.04%) DHCP
5 7 (3.54%) WAN
6 6 (3.03%) IP Telephony
6 6 (3.03%) Wireless
7 4 (2.02%) Extranet
7 4 (2.02%) Network Security
7 4 (2.02%) VoIP
8 3 (1.52%) VPN
9 2 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.01%) Internet
10 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.51%) Firewall
10 1 (0.51%) Intranet
10 1 (0.51%) Skype
10 1 (0.51%) SMS
10 1 (0.51%) VLAN
10 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
General
1 50 (25.25%) Finance
2 17 (8.59%) Legal
3 14 (7.07%) Banking
4 9 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.04%) Retail
6 5 (2.53%) Law
7 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.01%) Back Office
8 2 (1.01%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.01%) Front Office
8 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.01%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.01%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.01%) XMPP
2 1 (0.51%) .NET
2 1 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.10%) Blackberry
2 13 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.05%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (4.04%) Fat Client
4 8 (4.04%) Thin Client
5 7 (3.54%) Smartphone
6 6 (3.03%) NHS
7 5 (2.53%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.53%) iPad
7 5 (2.53%) iPhone
8 2 (1.01%) CMDB
8 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.01%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.01%) PDA
9 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.51%) Equities
9 1 (0.51%) Life Science
9 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 141 (71.21%) Windows
2 86 (43.43%) Windows 7
3 29 (14.65%) Windows Server
4 18 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.57%) Windows 10
6 12 (6.06%) Apple iOS
7 9 (4.55%) Android
7 9 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 8 (4.04%) Mac OS X
9 7 (3.54%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.52%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.01%) CentOS
12 2 (1.01%) Linux
12 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.01%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.51%) Unix
13 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.26%) ITIL
2 17 (8.59%) Incident Management
3 10 (5.05%) Asset Management
3 10 (5.05%) Release Management
3 10 (5.05%) Service Delivery
4 8 (4.04%) Migration
5 7 (3.54%) ITIL V3
5 7 (3.54%) Line Management
6 6 (3.03%) Change Control
6 6 (3.03%) Change Management
6 6 (3.03%) Problem Management
6 6 (3.03%) Service Management
7 5 (2.53%) Project Management
7 5 (2.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (2.02%) Document Management
9 3 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (1.52%) Investment Management
9 3 (1.52%) Performance Management
9 3 (1.52%) Project Planning
9 3 (1.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.04%) VBA
2 7 (3.54%) SQL
3 2 (1.01%) Java
3 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (11.62%) MCP
2 18 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.08%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 10 (5.05%) Degree
6 8 (4.04%) A+ Certification
6 8 (4.04%) MCSE
7 6 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (2.53%) MCDST
8 5 (2.53%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.02%) MCSA
10 3 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.01%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.01%) ISEB
11 2 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.51%) HND
12 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.59%) SLA
2 7 (3.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.52%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) MiFID
System Software
1 89 (44.95%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.05%) XenApp
4 8 (4.04%) XenDesktop
5 6 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.53%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (2.02%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.01%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (16.67%) SCCM
2 16 (8.08%) WSUS
3 7 (3.54%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.53%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.01%) SafeCom
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.51%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 91 (45.96%) Microsoft
2 37 (18.69%) Citrix
3 24 (12.12%) VMware
4 17 (8.59%) Cisco
5 16 (8.08%) Dell
6 14 (7.07%) Bloomberg
7 11 (5.56%) Reuters
7 11 (5.56%) Symantec
8 10 (5.05%) Remedy
9 8 (4.04%) AppSense
9 8 (4.04%) BMC
10 7 (3.54%) Sophos
11 6 (3.03%) Apple
11 6 (3.03%) Lotus
11 6 (3.03%) Wyse
12 5 (2.53%) FactSet
12 5 (2.53%) ServiceNow
13 4 (2.02%) CA
13 4 (2.02%) HP
14 3 (1.52%) Intel Security
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