The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Coventry region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £100 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £135 £165
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.88 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-12.60% -1.65%
Desktop Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
496 328 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 93.58% 92.39% 91.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 218 172
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 41
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £15.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £21.50 £37.80
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 Coventry

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Desktop Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Desktop Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Desktop Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Desktop Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Desktop 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 Coventry region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory