The first table below looks at the demand for the Help Desk Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Help Desk Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cardiff region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Engineer
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.58% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £124 £125 £90
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +38.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.85 £11.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+3.04% +4.54%
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
340 163 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 92.90% 94.22% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 106 99
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +11.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.91 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £173.00 £37.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Help Desk Engineer
South Wales

Help Desk Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Help Desk Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Help Desk Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Help Desk Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: £8 - £12 per hour + negotiable upon experience
Posted: 15 days ago