The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sunderland region that had Deskside Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Deskside Support
Rank - 7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Deskside Support 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunderland - 4.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £110 £130
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.77 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+10.97% +31.41%
Deskside Support
Tyne and Wear

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
32 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunderland 91.43% 95.45% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 13
Median daily rate £225 £265 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £200 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £18.75 £15.86 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.22% -6.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%