The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Analyst
Rank 355 333 306
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 47 71 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.34% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 49
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£175 £160 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £112 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £199 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £165 £150
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 27 15
Average hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.70 £22.00 £20.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +18.51%
Desktop Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19804 20828 19241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.62% 92.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13695 14255 13119
Average daily rate £450 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 399 399
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Desktop Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Desktop Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Desktop Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Desktop Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Desktop Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Desktop Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Desktop Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 12 £160 -7.24% 4
Mayfair - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Desktop Analyst
England

Desktop Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 87 (75.65%) Windows
2 57 (49.57%) Windows 7
3 52 (45.22%) Active Directory
4 46 (40.00%) MS Office
5 38 (33.04%) Microsoft
6 30 (26.09%) Windows XP
6 30 (26.09%) Blackberry
7 24 (20.87%) Citrix
8 20 (17.39%) ITIL
9 19 (16.52%) SCCM
10 18 (15.65%) MS Excel
10 18 (15.65%) Banking
11 17 (14.78%) Finance
12 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (13.04%) TCP/IP
14 13 (11.30%) MS Exchange
14 13 (11.30%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (11.30%) VMware
15 10 (8.70%) Law
15 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (7.83%) Cisco
16 9 (7.83%) Lotus
16 9 (7.83%) IBM Notes
17 8 (6.96%) LAN
17 8 (6.96%) SLA
17 8 (6.96%) Apple
17 8 (6.96%) Bloomberg
17 8 (6.96%) Symantec
17 8 (6.96%) XenApp
18 7 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 13 (11.30%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.83%) IBM Notes
3 7 (6.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (6.09%) CMS
4 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.61%) Lync
6 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.74%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.87%) TeamSite
Applications
1 46 (40.00%) MS Office
2 18 (15.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Agresso
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.87%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.87%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Office 365
2 2 (1.74%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.96%) LAN
3 7 (6.09%) WAN
4 6 (5.22%) VPN
5 5 (4.35%) VoIP
5 5 (4.35%) DHCP
6 4 (3.48%) DNS
7 3 (2.61%) Firewall
8 2 (1.74%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.74%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (1.74%) LDAP
9 1 (0.87%) ADSL
9 1 (0.87%) Broadband
9 1 (0.87%) SSL
9 1 (0.87%) 3G
9 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (15.65%) Banking
2 17 (14.78%) Finance
3 10 (8.70%) Law
4 7 (6.09%) Legal
5 6 (5.22%) Back Office
6 5 (4.35%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.61%) Front Office
9 2 (1.74%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) COM
2 1 (0.87%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (26.09%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.48%) iPhone
4 3 (2.61%) SecurID
5 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.74%) Handset
5 2 (1.74%) Statistics
5 2 (1.74%) iPad
5 2 (1.74%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.87%) CMDB
6 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.87%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 87 (75.65%) Windows
2 57 (49.57%) Windows 7
3 30 (26.09%) Windows XP
4 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (11.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.09%) Windows 8
6 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.35%) Mac OS X
7 5 (4.35%) Linux
8 4 (3.48%) Windows Vista
9 3 (2.61%) Android
10 2 (1.74%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.74%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.87%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.39%) ITIL
2 7 (6.09%) Migration
3 5 (4.35%) Document Management
4 4 (3.48%) Asset Management
5 3 (2.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (2.61%) Service Management
5 3 (2.61%) Service Delivery
6 2 (1.74%) Workflow
6 2 (1.74%) CRM
6 2 (1.74%) ERP
6 2 (1.74%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (1.74%) Change Control
6 2 (1.74%) Problem Management
6 2 (1.74%) Investment Management
6 2 (1.74%) Time Management
7 1 (0.87%) Data Migration
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2
7 1 (0.87%) Incident Management
7 1 (0.87%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.09%) Java
2 5 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.09%) MCP
3 4 (3.48%) MCSE
3 4 (3.48%) MOS
3 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.61%) MCTS
4 3 (2.61%) Degree
4 3 (2.61%) MCSA
4 3 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (45.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.96%) XenApp
3 7 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.87%) Xen
6 1 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (16.52%) SCCM
2 2 (1.74%) SCOM
2 2 (1.74%) FreeIPA
3 1 (0.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.87%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (33.04%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.87%) Citrix
3 13 (11.30%) VMware
4 9 (7.83%) Cisco
4 9 (7.83%) Lotus
5 8 (6.96%) Apple
5 8 (6.96%) Bloomberg
5 8 (6.96%) Symantec
6 6 (5.22%) Reuters
6 6 (5.22%) Avaya
7 5 (4.35%) Dell
8 3 (2.61%) HP
8 3 (2.61%) AppSense
8 3 (2.61%) Google
8 3 (2.61%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.74%) ProCurve
9 2 (1.74%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.74%) Polycom
10 1 (0.87%) Wall Street Systems
10 1 (0.87%) GFI Software
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