The table below looks at the statistics for the Deskside Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Deskside Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Deskside Support Analyst
Rank 575 - 540
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Deskside Support Analyst 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% - 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£150 - £138
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £138
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46978 45024 42156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29483 26863 23894
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1824 1987 2469
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.15 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Deskside Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Deskside Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Deskside Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Deskside Support Analyst within the UK.

Deskside Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Deskside Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Deskside Support Analyst within the UK.

Deskside Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Deskside Support Analyst
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deskside Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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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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
London - 2 £150 -
England - 2 £150 -

Deskside Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Deskside 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 Deskside Support Analyst in their job title.

1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) ITIL
3 11 (55.00%) MS Office
3 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 7 (35.00%) Dell
5 7 (35.00%) Dell Certification
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle
5 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Vista
6 5 (25.00%) Law
6 5 (25.00%) Legal
7 4 (20.00%) Document Management
7 4 (20.00%) IBM Notes
7 4 (20.00%) Lotus
7 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) HP
8 3 (15.00%) VPN
8 3 (15.00%) SLA
8 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (15.00%) Handset
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Service Management
8 3 (15.00%) ITSM
8 3 (15.00%) iPad
8 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
8 3 (15.00%) Software Distribution
8 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (15.00%) iPhone

Deskside Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Deskside 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 Deskside Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Office
2 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) VPN
General
1 5 (25.00%) Law
1 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Handset
2 3 (15.00%) iPad
2 3 (15.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Vista
5 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Document Management
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) ITSM
3 3 (15.00%) Software Distribution
3 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Dell Certification
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Dell
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Lotus
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix