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The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

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.

Second Line Desktop Support Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank - 55 46
Rank change year-on-year - -9 +40
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.16% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
10th Percentile - - £130
25th Percentile - £163 £138
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) - £175 £153
Median % change year-on-year - +14.75% -
75th Percentile - £188 £165
90th Percentile - - £171
East of England median daily rate £172 £238 £153
% change year-on-year -27.49% +55.74% -28.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 683 560 357
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 87.68% 90.03% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 313 218
10th Percentile £206 £144 £240
25th Percentile £353 £250 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £400 £450
Median % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +4.35%
75th Percentile £550 £504 £538
90th Percentile £675 £600 £650
East of England median daily rate £475 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 145 28
10th Percentile £13.25 - £13.00
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £13.58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.50
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -12.90% -8.82%
75th Percentile £20.56 £16.00 £21.75
90th Percentile £34.70 £18.75 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £19.81 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +32.07% -23.08% +21.88%

2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire