The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Desktop Support 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 Docklands, London 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
Desktop Support
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - - 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £158 £135 £135
% change year-on-year
+16.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
153 140 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 88.95% 95.24% 90.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 93 158
Average daily rate £500 £488 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Average hourly rate £22.63 £10.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.47% -65.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £10.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Desktop Support
London

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Desktop Support
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Desktop Support across the Docklands, London region.

Desktop Support Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Desktop Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Desktop Support across the Docklands, London region.

Desktop Support Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London