The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Desktop Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Analyst
Rank - 42 38
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.97% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.04% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £145 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £140 £175
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +6.89%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
302 289 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 98.05% 93.53% 95.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 188 153
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 18
Average hourly rate £9.00 £12.50 £16.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -22.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Desktop Analyst in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Desktop Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Desktop Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Desktop Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Desktop Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Desktop Analyst
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited Desktop Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Desktop Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Apple

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited Desktop Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Desktop Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Apple