The table below looks at the statistics for the Desktop Technician role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Desktop Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Desktop Technician
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Technician 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £175 - £113
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.93 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.39% -0.44%
Desktop Technician
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
190 224 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.45% 91.80% 90.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 145 106
Average daily rate £350 £308 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £160 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 17
Average hourly rate £16.00 £32.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.76% +170.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.23 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £44.60 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Desktop Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Desktop Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield