The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds 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 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Analyst
Rank 86 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.090% 0.28% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.29% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £120 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £235 £140 £155
% change year-on-year
+67.85% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-34.88% +43.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1056 1371 1064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.48% 95.01% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 917 756
Median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 36 28
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% +12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.32 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Desktop Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Desktop Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Desktop Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Desktop Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 2 (22.22%) MCP
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Application Discovery
4 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) DSDM
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Extranet
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Application Discovery
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) DSDM
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft