The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Analyst
Rank 118 120 102
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £165 £118 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £140 £152 £165
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £117.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
Desktop Support Analyst
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1966 1914 1690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.81% 95.13% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1200 1110
Average daily rate £400 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 78 70
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
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 West Yorkshire

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

Desktop Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Desktop Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Desktop Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Desktop Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Desktop Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Desktop Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Leeds -4 6 £165 +40.42%
Desktop Support Analyst
Yorkshire

Desktop Support Analyst
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Law
4 3 (30.00%) Extranet
4 3 (30.00%) Document Management
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
5 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (10.00%) SCCM

Desktop Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Extranet
General
1 4 (40.00%) Law
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Document Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix