The median contractor rate for a Desktop Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Crewe during the 3 months to 25 June 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
Cheshire / Crewe
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12  
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 5.00% 15.38% 7.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 15.38% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £175 £175
% change year-on-year -8.30% -0.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Crewe. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Crewe
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19 13 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crewe 95.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 17
Median daily rate £500 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -0.68%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Median hourly rate £10.15 - £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crewe that featured Desktop Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Crewe

Desktop Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Support in Crewe

Desktop Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Support in Crewe

Desktop Support Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Desktop Support 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 Crewe region featuring Desktop Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Desktop Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crewe 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft