The table below looks at the statistics for the Deskside Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Sunderland 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 2 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Deskside Support
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Deskside Support 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunderland 3.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £105 £120
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.39 £13.61 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+27.78% -12.22%
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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 Sunderland 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
Sunderland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunderland 77.42% 84.85% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 7
Average daily rate £288 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £237 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £453 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.31 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Deskside Support
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Sunderland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sunderland 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

Deskside Support
Top Related IT Skills in Sunderland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sunderland 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 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus