The median contractor rate for a Desktop Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Desktop Analyst
South West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £165 £125 £170
% change year-on-year +32.00% -26.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.90 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.94% -13.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 803 818 891
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.82% 97.38% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 583 659
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 38
Median hourly rate £31.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.42% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.00 £37.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Desktop Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Desktop Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Analyst in Bristol

Desktop Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Desktop Analyst in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Analyst in Bristol

Desktop Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Analyst in Bristol

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Bristol region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
2 3 (42.86%) Wyse
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (42.86%) AppSense
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
2 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
2 3 (42.86%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Python

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Robot Framework
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
1 3 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) XenApp
1 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) AppSense
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) Dell
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
1 3 (42.86%) Wyse