The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Deskside Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Deskside Support
Rank 124 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Deskside Support 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.086% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £120 £121
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +10.71%
Deskside Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2213 2448 2739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.18% 94.92% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1268 1420 1751
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £213 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 263 186
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Deskside Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Deskside Support in the job title.

Deskside Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Deskside Support
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Deskside Support across the East of England region.

Deskside Support Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Deskside Support
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Deskside Support across the East of England region.

Deskside Support Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Deskside Support
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deskside Support within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Deskside Support
England

Deskside Support Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Deskside Support 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 East of England region featuring Deskside Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) French Language
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Deskside Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft