The median contractor rate for a Desktop Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Crewe during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 17 5
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe - 3.45% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.45% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £143 £154
% change year-on-year +5.26% -7.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.08 £15.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year +0.50% +8.14%  

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 27 29 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crewe 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 4
Median daily rate £350 £215 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.79% -4.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 8
Median hourly rate £42.48 £21.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.26% +29.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.24 £21.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £21.00 £19.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Desktop Support in Crewe.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Support in Crewe