The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Engineer
South East / Hampshire
Rank 98 107 106
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 11 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.64% 0.93% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.97% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 9
Median daily rate £244 £233 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.94% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £139 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £288 £208
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £160 £140
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £17.68 £16.35 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.11% +36.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%

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
1588 1745 1816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 91.90% 95.10% 91.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1098 1000
Median daily rate £400 £390 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 99 117
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.05 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Southampton +6 5 - -
Hook +11 1 £328 +26.15%
Portsmouth -2 1 £160 -33.33%
Havant -3 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £160 -
Romsey - 1 £105 -
Desktop Engineer
South East

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Hampshire region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (48.00%) MS Office
5 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
7 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (28.00%) Remedy
7 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (24.00%) HP
9 5 (20.00%) VPN
9 5 (20.00%) SCCM
10 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
10 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.00%) ITIL
11 3 (12.00%) VMware
11 3 (12.00%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (12.00%) DHCP
11 3 (12.00%) NHS
11 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
11 3 (12.00%) Windows Vista
11 3 (12.00%) Smartphone
11 3 (12.00%) Firewall
11 3 (12.00%) MSI
12 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
12 2 (8.00%) Wireless
12 2 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Office
2 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) VPN
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) DHCP
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) VoIP
4 2 (8.00%) WAN
4 2 (8.00%) Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MSI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) NHS
1 3 (12.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Vista
6 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 1 (4.00%) Change Management
2 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (4.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Remedy
3 6 (24.00%) HP
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) Apple
5 2 (8.00%) BMC
5 2 (8.00%) Dell
5 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
5 2 (8.00%) Lotus
5 2 (8.00%) Lumension
5 2 (8.00%) Nortel
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) SAP
6 1 (4.00%) Virgin Media
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