Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Desktop Engineer was £120 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Desktop Engineer
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 39 48
Rank change year-on-year -28 +9 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.15% 0.78% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.85% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Basingstoke median daily rate £120 - -
Hampshire median daily rate £180 £138 £160
% change year-on-year +30.91% -14.06% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Basingstoke median hourly rate - £11.25 £14.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.81% +7.96%
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.06 £12.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% -15.83% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 634 354 477
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.63% 91.95% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 183 291
Basingstoke median daily rate £380 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £213 £163 £193
90th Percentile £534 £475 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 36
Basingstoke median hourly rate £23.14 £19.44 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.06% +26.41% -5.38%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £10.94
90th Percentile £40.38 £27.50 £24.63
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% -

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Basingstoke

Desktop Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Desktop Engineer in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Engineer in Basingstoke

Desktop Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Engineer in Basingstoke

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Desktop Engineer 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 Basingstoke region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix