Period
to 25 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Desktop Support Engineer was £120 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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 Support Engineer
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - +52 0
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.18% - 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Basingstoke median daily rate £120 - £225
Hampshire median daily rate £160 £140 £160
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £14.12 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year -19.31% +4.79% +5.90%

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 503 369 464
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.12% 92.95% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 192 277
Basingstoke median daily rate £380 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -4.11% +8.96%
10th Percentile £193 £163 £205
90th Percentile £575 £486 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 45 26
Basingstoke median hourly rate £16.75 £25.00 £14.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.00% +69.06% +7.55%
10th Percentile £10.40 £13.48 £11.56
90th Percentile £31.35 £28.75 £26.13
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.88 £22.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year -16.11% +3.45% +30.08%

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Basingstoke

Desktop Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Basingstoke

Desktop Support 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 Support Engineer in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Basingstoke

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, Desktop Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region featuring Desktop Support 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 Support 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