Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Desktop Support Engineer was £165 per day in advertised job vacancies in Crawley during the 6 months to 25 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 Support Engineer
West Sussex > Crawley
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 55
Rank change year-on-year - +55 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support Engineer 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 1.68% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Crawley median daily rate £165 - -
West Sussex median daily rate £165 - £175
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Crawley median hourly rate £13.00 - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley. 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
Crawley
Contract vacancies in Crawley with a recognized job title 224 269 482
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.12% 97.82% 97.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 180 362
Crawley median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -4.94% +14.21%
10th Percentile £130 £238 £288
90th Percentile £568 £500 £538
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 20
Crawley median hourly rate £26.25 £34.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.79% +38.78% +68.97%
10th Percentile £13.40 £11.13 £12.43
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £39.38
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +32.35% +106.06% +4.76%

Desktop Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

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

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Crawley

Desktop Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Crawley

Desktop Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Support Engineer in Crawley

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Desktop Support 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 Crawley region featuring Desktop Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management

Desktop Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) 4G
1 1 (25.00%) ADSL
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Dell
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec