The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Woking region that had Desktop Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Support
Rank 9 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 10.00% - 5.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £140 - £183
UK excluding London median daily rate £153 £160 £165
% change year-on-year
-4.53% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Desktop Support
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Woking 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
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51 53 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 85.00% 88.33% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 69
Median daily rate £425 £270 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £175 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Desktop Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Desktop Support Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Desktop Support
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Desktop Support Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Desktop Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Desktop Support Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Desktop Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Woking region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) SCCM
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 8 (88.89%) Office 365
2 8 (88.89%) MS Office
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) MCP
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (77.78%) MCSE
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (77.78%) XenApp
3 7 (77.78%) MCDST
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (11.11%) Intel Security

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) BYOD
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
1 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) MCDST
1 7 (77.78%) MCP
1 7 (77.78%) MCSE
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
2 1 (11.11%) ThinPrint