The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Desktop Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Engineer
Rank 97 71 112
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +41
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 20 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.96% 1.82% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.94% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 1
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£225 £180 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £138 £140
% change year-on-year
+23.63% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -8.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.88 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.64 £17.00 £16.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.87 £14.60
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -5.00%
Desktop Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1914 1595 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.02% 93.77% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1102 932 1018
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 136 189
Average hourly rate £15.77 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Desktop Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Desktop Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Desktop Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Desktop Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Desktop Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Desktop Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Desktop Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +9 4 £120 -33.33%
Portsmouth -13 3 £120 -
Southampton -17 2 £173 +23.21%
Fareham - - - -
Desktop Engineer
South East

Desktop Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Desktop Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Desktop Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Windows 7
3 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) Migration
5 10 (23.81%) MS Office
5 10 (23.81%) Windows XP
6 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
7 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 7 (16.67%) SCCM
8 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (14.29%) Citrix
8 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 5 (11.90%) DNS
9 5 (11.90%) DHCP
9 5 (11.90%) HP
9 5 (11.90%) WLAN
9 5 (11.90%) ITIL
9 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
9 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
9 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
9 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
10 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
10 4 (9.52%) SLA
11 3 (7.14%) Broadband
11 3 (7.14%) Security Management
11 3 (7.14%) 3G
11 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (7.14%) Problem Management

Desktop Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Desktop Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Desktop Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Site Server
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Office
2 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
2 5 (11.90%) DHCP
2 5 (11.90%) WLAN
3 3 (7.14%) Broadband
3 3 (7.14%) 3G
4 2 (4.76%) Wireless
5 1 (2.38%) LAN
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) SNMP
5 1 (2.38%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.38%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.76%) NHS
3 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Firmware
4 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Windows 7
3 10 (23.81%) Windows XP
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Migration
2 5 (11.90%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.14%) Security Management
3 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Security
4 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.38%) Validation
5 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
1 1 (2.38%) VB
1 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.38%) MCP
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) MCDST
2 1 (2.38%) MCTS
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Citrix
3 5 (11.90%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Lotus
4 1 (2.38%) Apple
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
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