The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Desktop Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Analyst
Rank 374 366 348
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 43 51 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 45
Median daily rate £178 £160 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £122 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £251 £269
UK excluding London median daily rate £133 £173 £170
% change year-on-year
-23.18% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 10
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +11.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £15.59 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.95 £22.70 £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.77%
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
20620 20986 21502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.88% 94.64% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14993 14495 15145
Median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 395 388
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 25 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Desktop Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Desktop Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 4 £163 -16.66% 4
Canary Wharf - 1 £240 -
Desktop Analyst
England

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 London region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 74 (79.57%) Windows
2 54 (58.06%) MS Office
3 50 (53.76%) Active Directory
4 49 (52.69%) Windows 7
5 41 (44.09%) Microsoft
6 34 (36.56%) Finance
7 29 (31.18%) ITIL
8 27 (29.03%) Citrix
8 27 (29.03%) Blackberry
8 27 (29.03%) SCCM
9 18 (19.35%) Law
10 17 (18.28%) VMware
10 17 (18.28%) MCP
11 16 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
12 15 (16.13%) Legal
13 14 (15.05%) Banking
14 13 (13.98%) Windows XP
14 13 (13.98%) Bloomberg
14 13 (13.98%) Windows Server
15 12 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (12.90%) Cisco
16 11 (11.83%) Investment Banking
16 11 (11.83%) MCDST
16 11 (11.83%) Reuters
17 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (10.75%) MCSE
17 10 (10.75%) XenApp

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 9 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (8.60%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.38%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.15%) CMS
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.08%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (58.06%) MS Office
2 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.08%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (1.08%) MS Project
5 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) assyst
2 1 (1.08%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) VPN
2 5 (5.38%) DNS
3 3 (3.23%) DHCP
3 3 (3.23%) Extranet
3 3 (3.23%) Internet
3 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.23%) WebEx
4 2 (2.15%) Firewall
4 2 (2.15%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.15%) LAN
4 2 (2.15%) MPLS
4 2 (2.15%) SAN
4 2 (2.15%) Skype
5 1 (1.08%) PBX
5 1 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (36.56%) Finance
2 18 (19.35%) Law
3 15 (16.13%) Legal
4 14 (15.05%) Banking
5 11 (11.83%) Investment Banking
6 5 (5.38%) Front Office
7 4 (4.30%) Billing
8 2 (2.15%) Back Office
8 2 (2.15%) French Language
9 1 (1.08%) Advertising
9 1 (1.08%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) .NET
1 1 (1.08%) CSS
1 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.03%) Blackberry
2 9 (9.68%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.38%) Fat Client
3 5 (5.38%) iPhone
3 5 (5.38%) Thin Client
3 5 (5.38%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.30%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.15%) Handset
7 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.08%) PDA
7 1 (1.08%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 74 (79.57%) Windows
2 49 (52.69%) Windows 7
3 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (13.98%) Windows Server
4 13 (13.98%) Windows XP
5 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.68%) Windows 8
7 8 (8.60%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (6.45%) Windows 10
9 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.23%) Android
11 2 (2.15%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.15%) Unix
12 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.18%) ITIL
2 7 (7.53%) Asset Management
2 7 (7.53%) Document Management
3 6 (6.45%) Service Management
4 5 (5.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.30%) Business Analysis
5 4 (4.30%) Change Management
5 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.23%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (3.23%) ITIL V3
6 3 (3.23%) Migration
6 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.15%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (2.15%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.15%) Information Security
8 1 (1.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.08%) ITSM
8 1 (1.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.38%) VBA
3 3 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (1.08%) Java
4 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) MCP
2 16 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (11.83%) MCDST
5 10 (10.75%) MCSE
6 6 (6.45%) Degree
7 2 (2.15%) IIBA
7 2 (2.15%) ISEB
7 2 (2.15%) MOS
8 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (53.76%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.75%) XenApp
4 2 (2.15%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.15%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (2.15%) Xen
4 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.08%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 27 (29.03%) SCCM
2 2 (2.15%) DameWare
2 2 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.08%) SafeCom
3 1 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (44.09%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.03%) Citrix
3 17 (18.28%) VMware
4 13 (13.98%) Bloomberg
5 12 (12.90%) Cisco
6 11 (11.83%) Reuters
7 7 (7.53%) HP
8 3 (3.23%) Adobe
8 3 (3.23%) Apple
8 3 (3.23%) Avaya
8 3 (3.23%) Dell
8 3 (3.23%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.15%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.15%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.15%) NetIQ
9 2 (2.15%) Polycom
9 2 (2.15%) Symantec
10 1 (1.08%) Sophos
10 1 (1.08%) Toshiba
10 1 (1.08%) Wyse
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