The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Help Desk Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Help Desk Engineer
Rank 71 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £210 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £111 £130
% change year-on-year
+34.83% -14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £16.32
% change year-on-year
-32.43% +13.35%
Help Desk Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
847 864 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.80% 95.79% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 642 618
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 45 40
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.37 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £27.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Help Desk Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Help Desk Engineer across the Bristol region.

Help Desk Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Help Desk Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Help Desk Engineer across the Bristol region.

Help Desk Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Help Desk Engineer 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 Help Desk Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (33.33%) Extranet
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Xerox
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Polycom
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Help Desk Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Extranet
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Polycom
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Xerox