The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
Rank - 47 51
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 1.15% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.19% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £160 £140
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £12.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
412 503 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 96.04% 96.36% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 290 224
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £242 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 66 48
Median hourly rate £35.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Desktop Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Desktop Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Desktop Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Desktop Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex
Essex
Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
Rate: £160 - £175 per day
Posted: 5 days ago