The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wakefield region that had Desktop Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support Engineer
Rank - 6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - 6.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £150 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £138 £150 £150
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.77 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.22% +5.13%
Desktop Support Engineer
West 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 Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 97.56% 100.00% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 6
Median daily rate £350 £265 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -3.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 6
Median hourly rate £15.32 £40.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.70% +300.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £40.00 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £40.00 £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Desktop Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wakefield region that featured Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

Desktop Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Desktop Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer across the Wakefield region.

Desktop Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

Desktop Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Desktop Support Engineer across the Wakefield region.

Desktop Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield