The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank - 29 -
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £135 £165
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.78 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.75 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-11.86% -2.47%
Desktop Engineer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
154 136 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 92.77% 94.44% 90.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 78 50
Median daily rate £413 £388 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +35.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £308 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 19
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.03 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.43% -28.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Chester region that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Desktop Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Desktop Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Desktop Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Desktop Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Chester