The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Desktop Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 95 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.68% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £110 £170 £145
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £86 £170 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £170 £169
UK excluding London average daily rate £140 £150 £165
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
Desktop Support Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1276 1300 1380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.45% 95.10% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 699 763
Average daily rate £425 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 65 77
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -25.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Desktop Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Desktop Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Desktop Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Desktop Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Desktop Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Desktop Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Support Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Woking - 7 £140 - 1
Egham - 1 £80 -
Desktop Support Analyst
South East

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Desktop Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) MS Office
3 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
3 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 8 (72.73%) Office 365
4 7 (63.64%) SCCM
4 7 (63.64%) LAN
4 7 (63.64%) WAN
4 7 (63.64%) DHCP
4 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
4 7 (63.64%) DNS
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (54.55%) MCP
5 6 (54.55%) MCSE
5 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (54.55%) MCDST
5 6 (54.55%) XenApp
6 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
6 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (9.09%) BYOD
7 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (9.09%) ThinPrint

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Desktop Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
1 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) BYOD
2 1 (9.09%) Handset
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
1 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCDST
1 6 (54.55%) MCP
1 6 (54.55%) MCSE
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) ThinPrint
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago