The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Desktop Analyst
Rank 35 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.19% 2.62% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 2.75% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£200 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £170 £150
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.77% +10.83%
Desktop Analyst
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
317 218 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 94.07% 95.20% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 116 131
Average daily rate £385 £310 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% +3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Desktop Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Desktop Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Desktop Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Desktop Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Desktop Analyst
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft