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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Analyst
Rank 332 331 300
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 67 84 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.35% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.38% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 49
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£158 £196 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.74% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £149 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £311 £251
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £150 £143
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 19
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £17.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £23.05 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -15.62%
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
21087 22357 19760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 93.08% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15176 15388 13235
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
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 396 386 539
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.51 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 -2 20 £153 -36.45% 1
Westminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Stanmore - - - -
Desktop Analyst
England

Desktop Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 103 (75.74%) Windows
2 76 (55.88%) Active Directory
3 74 (54.41%) Windows 7
4 70 (51.47%) MS Office
5 52 (38.24%) Microsoft
6 41 (30.15%) Windows XP
7 34 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 30 (22.06%) MS Excel
9 26 (19.12%) MS Exchange
9 26 (19.12%) Citrix
10 24 (17.65%) ITIL
11 20 (14.71%) Finance
12 19 (13.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (11.76%) TCP/IP
13 16 (11.76%) SCCM
14 15 (11.03%) Banking
15 14 (10.29%) IBM Notes
15 14 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (10.29%) Lotus
16 13 (9.56%) MCP
16 13 (9.56%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (9.56%) VMware
17 12 (8.82%) Apple
18 11 (8.09%) iPhone
18 11 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (7.35%) LAN
19 10 (7.35%) XenApp
20 9 (6.62%) Cisco
20 9 (6.62%) Legal

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 26 (19.12%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.29%) IBM Notes
3 11 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.62%) Lync
4 9 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.68%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.47%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.74%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.74%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 70 (51.47%) MS Office
2 30 (22.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.74%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.47%) assyst
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) Agresso
3 1 (0.74%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.74%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.74%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.74%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.74%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) Office 365
2 2 (1.47%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 10 (7.35%) LAN
3 8 (5.88%) WAN
3 8 (5.88%) DHCP
4 7 (5.15%) DNS
5 5 (3.68%) VoIP
6 4 (2.94%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (2.21%) VPN
7 3 (2.21%) Internet
8 2 (1.47%) Firewall
8 2 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.47%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.47%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.47%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.47%) LDAP
9 1 (0.74%) ADSL
9 1 (0.74%) Broadband
9 1 (0.74%) NAS
9 1 (0.74%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.74%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (14.71%) Finance
2 15 (11.03%) Banking
3 9 (6.62%) Legal
4 8 (5.88%) Law
5 6 (4.41%) Back Office
6 5 (3.68%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.94%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.47%) Front Office
10 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.74%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.47%) COM
2 1 (0.74%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 11 (8.09%) iPhone
2 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.88%) Handset
4 3 (2.21%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.21%) iPad
4 3 (2.21%) Statistics
4 3 (2.21%) FMCG
5 2 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.47%) CMDB
5 2 (1.47%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.47%) PDA
6 1 (0.74%) SecurID
6 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) NHS
6 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 103 (75.74%) Windows
2 74 (54.41%) Windows 7
3 41 (30.15%) Windows XP
4 19 (13.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (9.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.62%) Android
7 8 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.94%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.21%) Linux
11 2 (1.47%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.47%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.47%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.74%) UNIX
12 1 (0.74%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.65%) ITIL
2 5 (3.68%) Migration
2 5 (3.68%) Problem Management
3 4 (2.94%) Time Management
3 4 (2.94%) Asset Management
3 4 (2.94%) Document Management
3 4 (2.94%) CRM
3 4 (2.94%) ERP
4 3 (2.21%) Configuration Management
4 3 (2.21%) Project Management
4 3 (2.21%) Service Delivery
4 3 (2.21%) Business Continuity
5 2 (1.47%) Workflow
5 2 (1.47%) Investment Management
5 2 (1.47%) Network Management
5 2 (1.47%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (1.47%) Change Control
5 2 (1.47%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (0.74%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (0.74%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.68%) Java
1 5 (3.68%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.47%) SQL
3 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.56%) MCP
3 7 (5.15%) Degree
4 6 (4.41%) MCSA
5 4 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.21%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.47%) CCNP
7 2 (1.47%) CCNA
7 2 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.47%) MCTS
7 2 (1.47%) MCITP
8 1 (0.74%) MOS
8 1 (0.74%) MCDST
8 1 (0.74%) Dell Certification
8 1 (0.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.74%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 76 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.35%) XenApp
3 6 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.94%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.47%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.74%) Xen
6 1 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.74%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.74%) vSphere
6 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (11.76%) SCCM
2 2 (1.47%) SCOM
2 2 (1.47%) WSUS
2 2 (1.47%) FreeIPA
3 1 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 52 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 26 (19.12%) Citrix
3 14 (10.29%) Lotus
4 13 (9.56%) VMware
5 12 (8.82%) Apple
6 9 (6.62%) Cisco
7 8 (5.88%) Bloomberg
8 7 (5.15%) Reuters
9 6 (4.41%) Symantec
10 5 (3.68%) Avaya
11 4 (2.94%) SAP
11 4 (2.94%) AppSense
11 4 (2.94%) ServiceNow
12 3 (2.21%) Google
12 3 (2.21%) HP
12 3 (2.21%) Dell
13 2 (1.47%) Adobe
13 2 (1.47%) LANDesk
13 2 (1.47%) Wyse
13 2 (1.47%) ProCurve
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