Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Desktop Support Analyst was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 21 November 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 Support Analyst
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 110 108
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Analyst 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.051% 0.059% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.062% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median daily rate £150 - -
South West median daily rate £165 £190 £165
% change year-on-year -13.16% +15.15% -14.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Bristol median hourly rate - £125.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +525.00% -
South West median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year - -7.25% -12.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1866 1606 1640
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 94.92% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1273 1140 1208
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £235
90th Percentile £525 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 80 83
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +48.48% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.25 £47.50 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +40.00%

Desktop Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Desktop Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Analyst in Bristol

Desktop Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Support Analyst in Bristol

Desktop Support 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 Support Analyst in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Support Analyst in Bristol

Desktop Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Desktop Support 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 Support Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

Desktop Support 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft