The median contractor rate for a Desktop Technician was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 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 Technician
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 128 -
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Technician 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.080% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.083% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £115 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £128 £110 £115
% change year-on-year +15.90% -4.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £13.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +1.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2185 2403 2918
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.90% 96.16% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1267 1368 1734
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 192 253
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Desktop Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Desktop Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Technician in the East of England

Desktop Technician
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Desktop Technician in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Technician in the East of England

Desktop Technician
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Desktop Technician in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Technician in the East of England
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Rate: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago