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 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Analyst
Rank 105 99 86
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.32% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.34% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £125 £118 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £168 £170
% change year-on-year
-25.37% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £66.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
Desktop Analyst
West Yorkshire

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
1387 1471 1105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.66% 94.90% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 977 1055 775
Median daily rate £413 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 24
Median hourly rate £12.66 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 July 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
4 5 (41.67%) Law
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (33.33%) Office 365
5 4 (33.33%) Document Management
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (25.00%) Extranet
6 3 (25.00%) Legal
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
7 2 (16.67%) Software Licensing
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
8 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
8 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
8 1 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
8 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
8 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing

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 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Extranet
General
1 5 (41.67%) Law
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Document Management
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Licensing
5 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix