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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Analyst
Rank 34 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.63% 0.34% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 0.36% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£145 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £131 £150 £170
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £24.00 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -13.84%
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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
281 276 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 91.83% 94.52% 89.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 155 155
Average daily rate £350 £375 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £265 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 60
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) iPad
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Lotus
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (50.00%) iPhone
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) MCP
4 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (50.00%) iPhone
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITSM
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Lotus
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
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