The median contractor rate for a Desktop Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 22 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 Engineer
South West / Devon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 32 31
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Engineer 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon - 2.15% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.24% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £205 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +46.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £150 £145
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £15.36 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.10 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -2.75% -6.45%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 320 223 243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.39% 95.71% 97.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 130 120
Median daily rate £375 £339 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.70% +2.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £205 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +51.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £49.70 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Desktop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon that featured Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Engineer in Devon

Desktop Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Engineer in Devon

Desktop Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Engineer in Devon

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 2 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Desktop 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 Devon region featuring Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory

Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory