The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Help Desk Support in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Help Desk Support
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield - 2.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £115 £125 £120
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Macclesfield 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
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
29 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 87.88% 91.49% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 33
Average daily rate £190 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £440 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +240.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Help Desk Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Help Desk Support across the Macclesfield region.

Help Desk Support Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield