The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottinghamshire region that had Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Engineer
Rank 54 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.39% 0.40% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.41% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £135 £165
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.88 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-12.60% -1.65%
Desktop Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
491 483 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 95.71% 97.38% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 299 146
Median daily rate £403 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £204 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 26
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £47.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Desktop Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Desktop Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Desktop Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Desktop Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Desktop Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Nottingham -9 2 - -
Desktop Engineer
East Midlands

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft