The first table below looks at the demand for the Desktop Support Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Desktop Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northampton region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Support Specialist
Rank - 31 -
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Specialist 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £263 - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -49.09%
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
201 142 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 98.53% 95.95% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 60 168
Average daily rate £375 £425 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.59 £11.93 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Desktop Support Specialist
Northamptonshire