The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Technician role in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Desk Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Technician
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Technician 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - - -
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 £138 - £100
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.43 £10.75 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+15.58% -2.27%
Service Desk Technician
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
276 238 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 93.56% 94.07% 91.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 122 72
Average daily rate £330 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £187 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 11
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £36.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%