The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Desktop Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Analyst
South East / West Sussex
Rank 49 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.23% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £260 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £140 £155
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-34.88% +43.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
411 505 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.36% 96.19% 97.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 320 255
Median daily rate £403 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 32
Median hourly rate £34.00 £21.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Desktop Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Sussex region that featured Desktop Analyst in the job title.

Desktop Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Desktop Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Desktop Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Desktop Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Desktop Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Desktop Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware