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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Desktop Technician
Rank - 139 131
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Technician 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.035% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.036% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £208 £210 £175
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -8.06%
Desktop Technician
England

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
2764 2753 2404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.84% 95.03% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1896 1748 1525
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 126 130
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) ThinApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware