The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Analyst
Rank 228 201 236
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 22 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.36% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.39% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 4
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£204 £175 £181
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £235 £218
UK excluding London average daily rate £136 £150 £170
% change year-on-year
-9.16% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.00 £19.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £13.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -19.11%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8933 7989 8647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.91% 92.93% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5027 4266 4065
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £215 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 488 497 617
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.12 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Desktop Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Desktop Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Desktop Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Desktop Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Desktop Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Desktop Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Desktop Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Hampshire -9 5 £225 +36.36%
Surrey -7 4 £184 -10.36%
Oxfordshire -11 4 - -
Berkshire +10 1 £288 -
Buckinghamshire -17 1 - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Desktop Analyst
England

Desktop Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 41 (77.36%) Windows
2 36 (67.92%) Windows 7
3 31 (58.49%) MS Office
4 29 (54.72%) Active Directory
5 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
6 17 (32.08%) Windows XP
7 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
7 14 (26.42%) ITIL
8 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
8 12 (22.64%) Citrix
8 12 (22.64%) Blackberry
8 12 (22.64%) SCCM
9 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (15.09%) Windows 8
10 8 (15.09%) Service Management
10 8 (15.09%) Finance
10 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (15.09%) HP
11 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (11.32%) iPhone
12 6 (11.32%) ITSM
12 6 (11.32%) LAN
13 5 (9.43%) IBM Notes
13 5 (9.43%) Lotus
13 5 (9.43%) WAN
13 5 (9.43%) VPN
13 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
14 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
14 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (7.55%) XenApp

Desktop Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) IBM Notes
3 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.77%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (58.49%) MS Office
2 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) LAN
2 5 (9.43%) WAN
2 5 (9.43%) VPN
3 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.77%) NAS
4 2 (3.77%) DNS
4 2 (3.77%) Wireless
4 2 (3.77%) IP Telephony
4 2 (3.77%) DHCP
5 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.89%) VoIP
5 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Law
2 2 (3.77%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Blackberry
2 6 (11.32%) iPhone
3 4 (7.55%) iPad
4 3 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (77.36%) Windows
2 36 (67.92%) Windows 7
3 17 (32.08%) Windows XP
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (15.09%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.77%) Windows Phone
8 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) Service Management
3 6 (11.32%) ITSM
4 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.77%) Change Management
6 2 (3.77%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.89%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.89%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.89%) CRM
7 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) C
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.55%) MCP
2 4 (7.55%) MCSE
3 3 (5.66%) MCDST
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
1 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (54.72%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) XenApp
3 2 (3.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) SCCM
2 4 (7.55%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) Citrix
3 8 (15.09%) HP
4 5 (9.43%) Lotus
5 4 (7.55%) Apple
5 4 (7.55%) Dell
5 4 (7.55%) Symantec
5 4 (7.55%) McAfee
6 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.89%) VMware
7 1 (1.89%) AppSense
7 1 (1.89%) Altiris
7 1 (1.89%) Remedy
7 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.89%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.89%) Avaya
7 1 (1.89%) CA
7 1 (1.89%) CommVault
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