The median contractor rate for a Desktop Analyst was £175 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 24 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 54 72
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18  
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Analyst 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £175 - £155
UK excluding London median daily rate £170 £125 £173
% change year-on-year +36.00% -27.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 - £16.00
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 Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 534 557 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.39% 94.25% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 322 432
Median daily rate £340 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £155 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 30 89
Median hourly rate £18.96 £35.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.82% +121.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.02 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Desktop Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Desktop Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Desktop Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Desktop Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 3 £175 - 1
Desktop Analyst
East of England

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Desktop Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
5 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
5 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Altiris
5 1 (16.67%) Local Government
5 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Desktop Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
2 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Altiris
1 1 (16.67%) Dell
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
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