The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kent region that had Desktop Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Analyst
South East / Kent
Rank 41 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.53% 0.58% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 0.62% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £160 £145 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £145 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £145 £160
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £125 £150
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.63 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-31.97% +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 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
253 322 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 96.93% 93.33% 97.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 250 154
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 19
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +44.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 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 Kent region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (33.33%) AppSense
1 2 (33.33%) Wyse
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) CA
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (33.33%) BitLocker

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) BitLocker
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) AppSense
1 2 (33.33%) CA
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) Wyse