The table below looks at the statistics for the Deskside Support role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Deskside Support in their job title over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deskside Support
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Deskside Support 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.57% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £200 -
% change year-on-year
-35.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.43% +6.66%
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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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
329 349 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.27% 91.60% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 205 159
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 40 27
Average hourly rate £15.39 £30.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.71% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Deskside Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Deskside Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Deskside Support
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Deskside Support across the South Yorkshire region.

Deskside Support Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Deskside Support
Top 20 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Deskside Support 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 Deskside Support in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) NHS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus

Deskside Support
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Deskside Support 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 Deskside Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus
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