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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Analyst
Rank 241 213 219
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 23 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.31% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 5
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£163 £150 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £135 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £193 £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £150 £150
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.30 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £16.60 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -12.90%
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
9141 7850 7972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.59% 92.58% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5055 4213 3787
Average daily rate £375 £363 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 501 470 632
Average hourly rate £15.38 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.03% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.86 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.85 £36.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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
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 28 November 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 -16 6 £220 - 1
Surrey -1 5 £175 -14.63% 1
Oxfordshire -18 5 £150 -
Kent - 3 £145 -
Berkshire +4 2 £190 +8.57% 2
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Desktop Analyst
England

Desktop Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 35 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 28 (57.14%) MS Office
4 26 (53.06%) Active Directory
5 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
6 16 (32.65%) Windows XP
7 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
7 13 (26.53%) ITIL
7 13 (26.53%) Citrix
8 12 (24.49%) SCCM
9 10 (20.41%) Blackberry
9 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
10 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (16.33%) Windows 8
11 8 (16.33%) HP
12 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (14.29%) Service Management
13 6 (12.24%) Finance
14 5 (10.20%) ITSM
14 5 (10.20%) Lotus
14 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (10.20%) IBM Notes
14 5 (10.20%) Asset Management
15 4 (8.16%) iPhone
15 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (8.16%) XenApp
15 4 (8.16%) MCP
15 4 (8.16%) LAN
15 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
15 4 (8.16%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.20%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.08%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (57.14%) MS Office
2 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) LAN
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.16%) WAN
2 3 (6.12%) VPN
2 3 (6.12%) IP Telephony
3 2 (4.08%) NAS
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.04%) VoIP
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) DSL
4 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.16%) iPhone
3 3 (6.12%) iPad
4 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.04%) Life Science
5 1 (2.04%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 35 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 16 (32.65%) Windows XP
4 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (16.33%) Windows 8
6 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.08%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Service Management
3 5 (10.20%) ITSM
3 5 (10.20%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.08%) Change Management
4 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.08%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.04%) CRM
5 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.04%) Project Management
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.04%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.04%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.16%) MCP
3 3 (6.12%) MCSE
4 2 (4.08%) MCDST
5 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (53.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) XenApp
3 2 (4.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.53%) Citrix
3 8 (16.33%) HP
4 5 (10.20%) Lotus
5 4 (8.16%) Dell
6 3 (6.12%) Apple
6 3 (6.12%) Symantec
6 3 (6.12%) McAfee
7 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.08%) VMware
8 1 (2.04%) NetIQ
8 1 (2.04%) CA
8 1 (2.04%) AppSense
8 1 (2.04%) Websense
8 1 (2.04%) Remedy
8 1 (2.04%) Trend Micro
8 1 (2.04%) GFI Software
8 1 (2.04%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.04%) Altiris
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