The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Desktop Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Technician
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 135 129
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Technician 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.035% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.037% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £420 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £113 £146 £130
% change year-on-year
-22.94% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +20.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2119 2692 2345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.36% 95.02% 95.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1377 1714 1553
Median daily rate £375 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 115 119
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Desktop Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Desktop Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Technician
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Desktop Technician Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Desktop Technician Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Desktop Technician Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Desktop Technician 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 Yorkshire region featuring Desktop Technician in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana

Desktop Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) VMware