The table below looks at the statistics for the Deskside Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Deskside Support in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deskside Support
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Deskside Support 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-67.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.32 £16.70
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -14.25%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
407 272 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.21% 96.11% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 164 228
Average daily rate £425 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Deskside Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Deskside Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire