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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Analyst
UK / England
Rank 511 511 430
Rank change year-on-year
0 -81
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 56 93 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 56 94
Median daily rate £200 £173 £161
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £130 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £238 £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £135 £160
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -15.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 27
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.25 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £24.50 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-34.88% +38.70%

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
38645 44135 43796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.90% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25340 28509 27973
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1619 1749
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.57 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Desktop Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 January 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 -24 32 £200 +14.28% 10
South East +15 13 £218 +61.11% 3
South West +15 4 £375 +127.27% 2
North West +25 3 - - 2
West Midlands -1 2 - -
Yorkshire +12 1 - -
East of England -2 1 - -
Desktop Analyst
UK

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 (81.98%) Windows
2 88 (51.16%) Active Directory
3 82 (47.67%) Windows 7
4 80 (46.51%) Microsoft
5 60 (34.88%) MS Office
6 50 (29.07%) ITIL
7 43 (25.00%) Finance
8 35 (20.35%) Citrix
9 31 (18.02%) Windows Server
10 27 (15.70%) SCCM
11 25 (14.53%) Office 365
11 25 (14.53%) MS Excel
12 23 (13.37%) TCP/IP
12 23 (13.37%) VMware
13 20 (11.63%) Blackberry
14 19 (11.05%) MCP
14 19 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (9.88%) LAN
16 16 (9.30%) Bloomberg
16 16 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (9.30%) Legal
16 16 (9.30%) WSUS
17 15 (8.72%) MS Exchange
17 15 (8.72%) SLA
18 14 (8.14%) Cisco
18 14 (8.14%) Windows 10
19 13 (7.56%) Asset Management
20 12 (6.98%) Retail
20 12 (6.98%) Incident Management
20 12 (6.98%) Dell

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 15 (8.72%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (4.65%) IBM Notes
3 7 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (3.49%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.74%) CMS
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 60 (34.88%) MS Office
2 25 (14.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Eikon
2 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.53%) Office 365
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.37%) TCP/IP
2 17 (9.88%) LAN
3 11 (6.40%) DNS
4 10 (5.81%) WAN
5 8 (4.65%) DHCP
6 6 (3.49%) IP Telephony
6 6 (3.49%) Network Security
7 4 (2.33%) VPN
7 4 (2.33%) Wireless
8 3 (1.74%) Extranet
8 3 (1.74%) VoIP
9 2 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.58%) 3G
10 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.58%) Firewall
10 1 (0.58%) Internet
10 1 (0.58%) Skype
10 1 (0.58%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
General
1 43 (25.00%) Finance
2 16 (9.30%) Legal
3 12 (6.98%) Retail
4 11 (6.40%) Banking
5 8 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.33%) Law
6 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.16%) Automotive
7 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.16%) German Language
7 2 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.58%) Front Office
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.58%) .NET
1 1 (0.58%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.63%) Blackberry
2 10 (5.81%) Smartphone
2 10 (5.81%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.65%) Fat Client
4 8 (4.65%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.91%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.33%) iPad
6 4 (2.33%) iPhone
7 2 (1.16%) CMDB
7 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.16%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.16%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.16%) Statistics
8 1 (0.58%) Economics
8 1 (0.58%) Equities
8 1 (0.58%) PDA
8 1 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 141 (81.98%) Windows
2 82 (47.67%) Windows 7
3 31 (18.02%) Windows Server
4 19 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (8.14%) Windows 10
6 10 (5.81%) Apple iOS
6 10 (5.81%) Mac OS X
7 8 (4.65%) Android
8 7 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.07%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.49%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.16%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.58%) Unix
11 1 (0.58%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (29.07%) ITIL
2 13 (7.56%) Asset Management
3 12 (6.98%) Incident Management
4 9 (5.23%) ITIL V3
4 9 (5.23%) Service Delivery
5 8 (4.65%) Line Management
5 8 (4.65%) Migration
6 7 (4.07%) Service Management
7 6 (3.49%) Change Management
7 6 (3.49%) Problem Management
7 6 (3.49%) Release Management
8 5 (2.91%) Project Management
8 5 (2.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (1.74%) Application Discovery
9 3 (1.74%) Application Virtualisation
9 3 (1.74%) Document Management
9 3 (1.74%) ITSM
9 3 (1.74%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (1.74%) Project Planning
9 3 (1.74%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.23%) VBA
2 7 (4.07%) SQL
3 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.58%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (11.05%) MCP
2 16 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.23%) MCSE
4 7 (4.07%) A+ Certification
4 7 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.49%) MCDST
6 5 (2.91%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.33%) Degree
7 4 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.74%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.74%) MCSA
9 2 (1.16%) ISEB
9 2 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.58%) HNC
10 1 (0.58%) HND
10 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.58%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.72%) SLA
2 3 (1.74%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.58%) HL7
3 1 (0.58%) MiFID
System Software
1 88 (51.16%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.23%) XenApp
4 7 (4.07%) XenDesktop
5 6 (3.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.91%) BitLocker
6 5 (2.91%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (2.91%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (15.70%) SCCM
2 16 (9.30%) WSUS
3 5 (2.91%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.16%) SafeCom
6 1 (0.58%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.58%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 80 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 35 (20.35%) Citrix
3 23 (13.37%) VMware
4 16 (9.30%) Bloomberg
5 14 (8.14%) Cisco
6 12 (6.98%) Dell
6 12 (6.98%) Reuters
7 8 (4.65%) Lotus
8 7 (4.07%) Apple
8 7 (4.07%) AppSense
8 7 (4.07%) ServiceNow
8 7 (4.07%) Sophos
8 7 (4.07%) Symantec
9 5 (2.91%) FactSet
9 5 (2.91%) HP
9 5 (2.91%) Remedy
9 5 (2.91%) Wyse
10 3 (1.74%) CA
10 3 (1.74%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.16%) Mitel
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