The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Desktop Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank - 44 40
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.24% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.25% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £155 £130 £148
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%
Desktop Support 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
486 401 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 94.74% 97.80% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 179 144
Average daily rate £395 £368 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.48% +11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 22
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.50 £18.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Desktop Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Desktop Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Desktop Support Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region that cited Desktop Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Desktop Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region that cited Desktop Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Desktop Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft