The table below looks at the statistics for the Help Desk Support 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 Help Desk Support in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Help Desk Support
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs requiring a Help Desk Support 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton - - 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £120 £105
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.23 £12.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +13.63%
Help Desk Support
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
271 211 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 95.09% 97.69% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 141 65
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 4
Average hourly rate £18.52 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Help Desk Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Help Desk Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Help Desk Support
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Help Desk Support across the Northampton region.

Help Desk Support Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Help Desk Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Help Desk Support Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton